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November 20th, 2017

The City and the Writer: In Málaga with José Sarria

by Nathalie Handal

If each city is like a game of chess, the day when I have learned the rules, I shall finally possess my empire, even if I shall never succeed in knowing all the cities it contains. — Italo…read more

November 17th, 2017

On Translating the Stories Yet Unwritten: A Dalit Perspective from India

by Mimi Mondal

Mimi Mondal’s essay is the first installment in a special series featuring New York Foundation of the Arts Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program fellows discussing their relationship…read more

November 17th, 2017

From “Other People”

by Mimi Mondal

This excerpt from Mimi Mondal’s fiction appears as a part of a series featuring fellows in the New York Foundation for the Arts Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program. Read Mimi’s essay…read more

November 15th, 2017

Maps for Storytelling: An Interview with John Freeman

by Francesca Pellas

John Freeman, founder of the literary journal Freeman’s, discusses finding, reading, and editing literature from around the world, as well as the creation of his recent poetry collection,…read more

October 23rd, 2017

We’re Hiring: Editorial Intern

by Words Without Borders

Words Without Borders seeks an outgoing, creative, and highly organized Editorial Intern for the spring of 2018. The Editorial Intern will work closely with the Editor to support and promote…read more

November 16th, 2017

The Translator Relay: Steve Savage

by Jessie Chaffee

What is your connection to the language(s) you translate from and/or the place(s) where the books you translate are written? Fittingly, this question puts me in an awkward position, an uneasy…read more

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