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READ Honors and Awards WWB is proud to have so many of its contributors included on the shortlist for PEN's 2013 Literary Awards. Congratulations to Rachida Madani and Marilyn Hacker (Poetry in Translation); Aron Aji, Alison Entrekin, Rosalind Harvey, and Katherine Silver (PEN Translation Prize)! APPLY what: 2014 Free Word Translators in Residence Free Word’s Translators in Residence programme is now in its second year. This session will bring the scheme’s four...

Translation Roundup

READ Interviews, Articles, Reviews Peter Mountford talks to NPR about discovering that his debut novel, A Young Man's Guide to Late Capitalism, was being illegally translated into Russian by a biologist, and his unusual response: trying to help.   Also on NPR, an excerpt from Nataly Kelly and Jost Zetzsche's new book, Found in Translation: How Language Shapes Our Lives and Transforms our World.  "Individual experience and political observation...

The Week in Translation

GO what: 2012 Garden City Literary Festival when: opens October 15 where: Port Harcourt, Nigeria more info: http://ow.ly/et5Co what: Manchester Literature Festival when: October 8-23 where: Manchester, England more info: http://ow.ly/et5EK what: MONET TO MALLARMÉ: THE FRENCH SYMBOLIST POETS with Mary Ann Caws, Ken Chen, Timothy Donnelly, Richard Howard, and WWB translator Marilyn Hacker  when: Saturday, October 20, 4pm where: New York Botanical Garden...

Translation Roundup

READ Awards and Honors The National Endowment for the Arts recently announced its 2012 Literature Translation Fellowships. Winners include translators and WWB contributors Katherine Silver, Rika Lesser, and Christian Hawkey, as well as two recipients of 2012 PEN Translation Fund Grants: Deborah Garfinkle and Matt Reeck. Congratulations! Last Thursday, the 2012 Man Booker Prize longlist was announced. The 12 books were selected from 145 entries, and include novels by British, South...

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