Contributor |
Sri Lanka/USA


INDRAN AMIRTHANAYAGA writes poetry in English, Spanish, French, Haitian Creole and Portuguese. His Elephants of Reckoning won the 1994 Paterson Poetry Prize in the United States and his poem ‘Juarez’ won the Juegos Florales of Guyamas, Mexico in 2006. His latest book in English is a poetic history of the Sri Lankan war, titled Uncivil War. In French, his most recent book is Aller-Retour Au Bord de la Mer and, in Spanish, Ventana Azul. A new book in Creole, written with Alex LaGuerre, Pwezi a Kat Men, will appear in April 2017.

Contributions to ALR

Poetry - No. 33, Spring 2017