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Articles tagged "Jorge Amado"

The Week in Translation

GO what: Granta's Jorge Amado: A Legacy with WWB contributor Gregory Rabassa when: Monday, November 12, 7pm where: McNally Jackson more info: SUBMIT what: The University of Iowa's literary translation magazine eXchanges is seeking new poetry, fiction, and nonfiction in translation for their January 2013 issue. submission deadline:  Saturday, December 1 more info:

Translation Roundup

READ Awards and Honors Congratulations to Dubravka Ugresic, whose novel Karaoke Culture ( reviewed here by WWB) recently won the Jean Améry Award for Essay Writing! Interviews, Articles, Reviews On English PEN's Atlas, novelist Krys Lee confronts an audience member's question at the Edinburgh International Book Fair—can a writer really inhabit and understand other worlds and other voices?  Read award-winning, and controversy-provoking,...

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