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Rein Raud –
A cosmopolitan with roots

An interview by Joonas Hellerma
ELM 1/2018
The Estonian public knows Rein Raud foremost as an intellectual and a scholar of the humanities who doesn’t balk at speaking up in discussio...

Doris Kareva
High tension captured in bare palms

An interview by Jürgen Rooste
ELM 1/2018
I’ve known Doris Kareva for many years. I know her to be a good person, editor, and poet, who works persistently to help and publish other p...

Maarja Kangro
The pain treshold

An interview by Tiina Kirss
ELM 2/2017
Several years ago, Maarja Kangro began publishing bold, sometimes stylistically grating and riotous poetry and prose in Estonian. She is als...

Vladislav Koržets
“Here I am now!”

By Jürgen Rooste
ELM 2/2017
Vladislav Koržets (1951) is a long-time celebrity Estonian writer and fisherman, whose poetry debut Songs or Such (Laulud või nii) appeared ...

Job Lisman
Being led by literature

An interview by ELM
ELM 1/2017
Job Lisman is the editorial director of Prometheus/Bert Bakker Publishers in the Netherlands, which publishes such bestselling authors as Je...

Jaan Kaplinski
The last laureate?

ELM 2/2016
In February 2016, compelling news rang out: Jaan Kaplinski was awarded the European Prize for Literature. The award, which is sponsored by t...