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The Watchlist: July 2018

July 16th, 2018
by Tobias Carroll
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Tobias Carroll shares a handful of recently released or forthcoming titles in translation that he’s especially excited about.

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July 3rd, 2018
  • Essays

The Ingenious Gentleman of the Andes—On Translating Cervantes’s Classic into Quechua

by Lucas Iberico Lozada

"His translation of Don Quixote was simply the best-known example of his decades-long effort to create a standardized literary Quechua." more

June 29th, 2018
  • Interviews

In One Long Breath: An Interview with Choi Jin-young

by So J. Lee

"Instead of seeing them through someone else’s distorted perspective, I feel like I’m giving the cast of characters an equal chance to speak." more

June 29th, 2018
  • Interviews

한 번은 긴 호흡으로: 최진영 작가와의 인터뷰

by So J. Lee

그들의 이야기를 다 듣는 쪽으로 써서, 왜곡된 누군가의 시선으로 보는 게 아니라 등장인물 모두에게 공평하게 발언권을 주는 것 같아요. more

June 27th, 2018
  • News

Words Without Borders One of Three Winners of Inaugural Whiting Literary Magazine Prizes

by Words Without Borders

Words Without Borders (WWB) has been named a winner of the inaugural Whiting Literary Magazine Prizes, the Whiting Foundation announced today. The prizes recognize three magazines for their superb more

June 25th, 2018
  • City and the Writer

The City and the Writer: In Accra, Ghana with Meshack Asare

by Nathalie Handal

"In Accra, you stand smack in the middle of your own shadow at midday, right in the middle of the world." more

June 22nd, 2018
  • Interviews

Introducing Mandana Naviafar

by Words Without Borders

"I was always fascinated by the transformative power of literature and its great potential to influence individuals and societies." more

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