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January 19th, 2018

Introducing WWB’s Development Associate, Segacy Roberts!

by Words Without Borders

We’re pleased to welcome Segacy Roberts as the development associate at Words Without Borders. After graduating from Dartmouth with a degree in English…read more

January 15th, 2018

The Translator Relay: Samuel Rochery

by Jessie Chaffee

WWB’s Translator Relay features an interview with a different translator each month. This month’s translator will choose the next interviewee, adding a different, sixth question.…read more

January 12th, 2018

Elvira Navarro: Interview with a Working Author

by Christina MacSweeney

Elvira Navarro is the author of A Working Woman (Two Lines Press, 2017). Navarro’s translator, Christina MacSweeney, spoke with her about her writing process, the thematic threads in her…read more

January 10th, 2018

Juan Tomás Ávila Laurel on “The Gurugu Pledge” and Diversity in the Narrative Voice

by Tobias Carroll

The Gurugu Pledge (And Other Stories, 2017) is Juan Tomás Ávila Laurel’s second novel to be translated into English. It takes as its subject a real-life setting:…read more

January 8th, 2018

The City and the Writer: In Singapore with Amanda Lee Koe

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

January 5th, 2018

Three Poems

by Armando Freitas Filho

The following previously unpublished poems by Armando Freitas Filho were selected by Heloisa Jahn for Revista Pessoa.   Mario and Oswald Translated by Flávia Rocha Suspicious,…read more

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