Skip to content
Give readers a window on the world. Click to donate.

WWB Daily: Past Posts

Jan, 2022

9 Dystopian Novels in Translation to Read Now
Words Without Borders
Becoming a “Second-Career” Translator: A Conversation with Aneesa Abbas Higgins
Samantha Schnee
Words Without Borders Receives 2022 National Endowment for the Arts Grant

The Tofu-Maker
Shen Fuyu
WWB’s Most Anticipated Translated Books of 2022
Words Without Borders
A Seriously Shitty Quirk of Fate
Paulo Scott

Dec, 2021

The Watchlist: December 2021

Mike Fu and Jenna Tang on Mentorship, Taiwanese Literature, and Translating Trauma
Mike Fu Jenna Tang
Calvin Baker Joins WWB Board of Directors
Words Without Borders
The Best Translated Books of 2021
Words Without Borders
7 New Voices in English Translation to Read Now
Words Without Borders
Miguelángel Meza
Little Check Marks on Our Names
Saša Stanišiç

Nov, 2021

An Evening of Sugar-Eating
Lee Young-ju
The Watchlist: November 2021
Tobias Carroll
Introducing WWB’s Education Fellow, Allison Tim
Words Without Borders
Portrait of a Libyan Scream
Najwa Bin Shatwan
Introducing WWB’s Editorial Fellow, Soleil Davíd
Words Without Borders
Telling the Stories of China’s “Illegal Children”: Shen Yang and Roseann Lake in Conversation
Shen Yang Roseann Lake
The Literary Life of K-pop Lyrics
Sang Young Park
The Poetry of Radical Female Fighters: Meena Kandasamy on Translating Women from the Tamil Eelam
Suhasini Patni

Oct, 2021

The Watchlist: October 2021
Tobias Carroll
“Don’t Go Dancing in the Cemetery Tonight”: 7 Translated Tales in Classic Horror Settings
Susan Harris
The Spectator Sentenced to Death
Matéi Visniec
Introducing WWB’s New Books Editor, Adam Dalva
Words Without Borders
The Privilege of Language: Manon Steffan Ros on Self-translation, Welsh Literature, and Her New Book
Casi Dylan
What Does Victory Look Like If Not This?
Petra Hůlová
Cinephilia: On Hindi Movies, My Mother, and Me
Anandi Mishra
“The Age of Kishore”: Jeff Deutsch Celebrates Seagull Books Founder and Publisher Naveen Kishore
Jeff Deutsch
Notes from a Journal I could have kept. [But failed to. Keep]
Naveen Kishore
 1 2 3 >  Last ›
Like what you read? Help WWB bring you the best new writing from around the world.