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Q&A with Festival Neue Literatur’s Ross Benjamin

Words without Borders spoke with Festival Neue Literatur curator Ross Benjamin about FNL’s seventh annual celebration of German-language literature from Austria, Germany, and Switzerland, which will take place from February 25–28 in New York City.  Words without Borders: How does Festival Neue Literatur differentiate itself from other literary festivals? Ross Benjamin: FNL is the only US festival to showcase literature originally written in German. At the same time,...

The Week in Translation

what: French Voices Awards Ceremony and Homage to André Shiffrin where: French Embassy, 972 Fifth Ave, New York when: February 6th, 2014 at 7 pm more info: what: The Bridge Series: Cole Swensen and Kit Schulter where: McNally Jackson Books, 52 Prince Street when: Sunday, February 9, 7pm more info: what: Festival Neue Literatur: Festival Neue Literatur (FNL) was established as a collaborative project of...

The Week in Translation

GO Readings what: Jack Kerouac's Bilingualism: A Panel Discussion  when: Monday, February 18, 6pm where: Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor, Barnard Hall, New York, NY  more info: what: The Bridge Series: Stephen Snyder & Allison Markin Powell when: Thursday, February 21, 7pm where: McNally Jackson Books, New York, NY more info: what: Stefania Heim: Translating Poetry when: Thursday, February 21, 12pm where: Room...

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