We've just relaunched the website with some new features.
Take a look at our new timeline to look back on some key moments in the history of the Island Institute, get to know our past alumni through the revamped alumni pages for the long running Resident Fellows Program and the more recent Sitka Fellows Program, and submit your applications for the 2015 Sitka Fellows Program using our new application interface.
Kristian Sendon Cordero is the current International Writer in Residence in Sitka! Cordero writes in Filipino, Bikol and Rinconada, and has translated Borges, Kafka, Wilde and Rilke to these languages. Two of his most recent poetry collections received the 2014 National Book Awards, and in recent years he has produced two feature films.