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August 20th, 2018

The City and the Writer: In Montevideo, Uruguay with Melisa Machado

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 17th, 2018

London, Seen through Its Libraries

by Pınar Öğünç

Turkish writer Pınar Öğünç finds a new perspective on London by visiting the city’s libraries.   You could walk every inch of a city and never…read more

August 15th, 2018

The Watchlist: August 2018

by Tobias Carroll

Each month, Tobias Carroll shares a handful of recently released or forthcoming titles in translation that he’s especially excited about.   From Riverhead | Flights by Olga…read more

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


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