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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...

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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