Susan Harris

Susan Harris is the editorial director of Words Without Borders. She is the former director and editor in chief of Northwestern University Press, where she founded the Hydra imprint in literature in translation.

Susan Harris's articles

But We Still Have Our Words


We Have a New Editor!

Ave atque Vale

Our Year, in Review

Michael Henry Heim, 1943–2012

Pride in Padua

Japan, One Year Later

Tahrir Square, One Year Ago

MuXin, 1927–2011

The Bolaño Guide to WWB

A Training Manual for Murder

White Christmas, Black Magic

Platform of Blood

The Other Turkey

From a Syrian Prison

Adonis on Migration and Loss

F*** You around the World

Lives on Paper

Translating the World

Pride in Padua

Ilya Kaminsky, Reading

Fanfare for Farm 54

On Poetry in Translation

Ilya on Poetry in Poetry

Op Oloop

The Task of the MLA

Updike and Foreign Fiction