Saturday, May 5, 2018

Nepal's leading English Daily Republica News: 'Pratik' hits the market stands again

Kathmandu, May 5: Pratik, an English magazine of contemporary writing, has been republished after more than a decade.

The magazine with litterateur, Hari Adhikari, as the founding editor was published regularly from 1979 to 2003. The magazine's Spring 2018 edition has now been published under the editorship of Yuyutsu Sharma.

The magazine's salient features include 'History and Poetry' by Columbia University Professor, David Austell, as the cover story and a photo feature 'With All That is Nepal', a photo tribute by American photographer, Joni Kabana.

The magazine also features eight distinguished Chinese poets, two American and one Indian poet. Pratik has been publishing works by distinguished Nepali authors as BP Koirala, Bhupi Sherchan, Gopal Prasad Rimal, Durga Lal Shrestha and Sita Pandey over the decades.

Sharma said the forthcoming Summer 2018 edition of Pratik will have special material on Nepali literature along with a selection of contemporary poems from Europe and Ukraine along with a selection of younger Indian poets as its special attraction. Pratik is published quarterly and distributed by White Lotus Book Shop, Kupondole, Lalitpur. RSS

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Announcing Pratik's Spring 2018 Issue

 Spring 2018

History & Poetry
The Making of The Tin Man By
David Austell

With All That Is Nepal
A Photo Tribute by American Photographer
Joni Kabana

Eight Chinese Poets
Jidi Majia Chen Si’An Duo Duo Xi Chuan
Zheng Xiaoqiong Yuan Yongping Li Yawei Shen Wei

Sitakant Mahapatra, Tony Barnstone &
Jami Proctor Xu

Nine Young Nepali Poets
Plus all Regular Features

Monday, October 26, 2009

Pratik: Special Dutch Issue

Pratik's Special Dutch issue
Edited by Yuyutsu RD Sharma
with Harry Zevenbergen as Guest Editor

Guest Editorial


Maarten Das 
Cor Gout 
Tjitse Hofman
Jeroen Naaktgeboren
Daniel Dee
Reben van Gogh
Tsead Bruinja
Harry Zevenbergen 
Bart FM Droog 
Frederik Lucien De Laere 
Peter Holvoet-Hanssen 
Did De Paris 
Andy Fierens 
Karin Giphart 
Henk van Zuiden 
Philip Hoorne 
Diana Ozon 
Diann van Fassen 
F. Starik 
Erik Jan Harmens 
Simon Vinkenoog
Hans Plomp 
Merk van der Torren 

A Shared Interview

Pratik: Special British Issue

Special Contemporary British Poetry Issue

Edited By Yuyutsu RD Sharma

Guest Editor: Pasxcale Petit

The Special issue features new poems by 26 leading UK poets:  

Moniza Alvi
Ruth Padel
Robin Robertson
Sean O’Brien
David Constantine
Mimi Khalvati
Fiona Sampson
Alice Oswald 
Daljit Nagra 

Patience Agbabi
Selima Hill
Matthew Sweeney
Robert Minhinnick
Gwyneth Lewis
Les Murray
Tim Liardet
George Szirtes
Pascale Petit 

John Kinsella
Polly Clark
Nick Laird 
Colette Bryce 

John Haynes
Carol Rumens
Penelope Shuttle
W.N. Herbert.