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August 13th, 2018

31 Recent Works by Women Writers to Read for #WITMonth

by Jessie Chaffee

As we celebrate Women in Translation Month, we’re looking back at exciting works by women writers from around the world published this past year. Here are 31 to add to your…read more

August 10th, 2018

From “Pretty Things”

by Virginie Despentes

In Virginie Despentes’s Pretty Things, translated from the French by Emma Ramadan and forthcoming from the Feminist Press, twins Claudine and Pauline hatch a plan to create the…read more

August 8th, 2018

The City and the Writer: In Buenos Aires with Luciana Jazmín Coronado

by Nathalie Handal

If each city is like a game of chess, the day when I have learned the rules, I shall finally possess my empire, even if I shall never succeed in knowing all the cities it contains. —Italo…read more

August 6th, 2018

A Second Birth: Argentine Master Norah Lange Gets Her Due

by César Aira

Norah Lange’s People in the Room, translated by Charlotte Whittle and introduced by César Aira, is forthcoming from And Other Stories. You can read an excerpt from People…read more

July 20th, 2018

The City and the Writer: In Kruja, Albania with Luljeta Lleshanaku

by Nathalie Handal

If each city is like a game of chess, the day when I have learned the rules, I shall finally possess my empire, even if I shall never succeed in knowing all the cities it contains. —Italo…read more

July 18th, 2018

A Literary Road Trip: The 2018 Litlink Festival in Croatia

by Olivia Snaije

Olivia Snaije attended the 2018 Litlink Festival, which ocurred June 29–July 1 in Croatia.   Just days before Croatia’s incredible performance in the 2018 World Cup, the…read more


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