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WWB Daily: Past Posts

Mar, 2021

Twenty Years of Île en île: A Conversation with Thomas C. Spear
Words Without Borders
Close Listening: A Playlist for “American Delirium”
Heather Cleary
The Mercedes
Bekim Sejranović

Feb, 2021

The Watchlist: February 2021
Tobias Carroll
Translating Dagestan in Alisa Ganieva’s “Munkar and Nakir”
Sabrina Jaszi
A Wave in the Sea: Najwan Darwish on “Exhausted on the Cross”
Kareem James Abu-Zeid
The Guest
György Dragomán
Women Writing War Redux: Ukraine’s Iya Kiva
Katherine E. Young
Words Without Borders Announces 2021 Poems in Translation Contest

“Na Dem Dey Hunt Whales”: Onyinye Uwolloh’s New “Moby-Dick” in Nigerian Pidgin
Jesse Amar
An Adventure Worthy of an Author
Li Juan
The City and the Writer: In Thessaloniki with Christopher Bakken
Nathalie Handal
Translating Multilingual Wordplay in Danyil Zadorozhnyi’s “Letter to Ukraine”
Isaac Stackhouse Wheeler
María José Ferrada and Elizabeth Bryer on Translating “How to Order the Universe”
Elizabeth Bryer
Three Poems by Salgado Maranhão
Salgado Maranhão
The Flower and the Forest: An Interview with Evgeny Vodolazkin
José Vergara
Words Without Borders Receives 2021 National Endowment for the Arts Grant

On Sestinas and Literary Translation
May Huang
Guided by the Bees: Yamen Manai and Lara Vergnaud on Translating “The Ardent Swarm”
Lara Vergnaud Yamen Manai

Jan, 2021

Children’s Literature in Translation: Tapioca Stories
Words Without Borders
7 Resources on Translating Blackness, Race, and Racism
Corine Tachtiris
The Watchlist: January 2021
Tobias Carroll
Words Without Borders Editorial Fellowship
Words Without Borders
Lily Meyer and Mona Kareem Reflect on Close-Up: An Experiment in Reviewing Translation
Words Without Borders
The City and the Writer: In Antananarivo, Madagascar, with Naivo
Nathalie Handal
Foreign Affairs: Theater Translation in the Age of Zoom
Trine Garrett
Celebrating Kazi Nazrul Islam, Rebel Poet of Bengal
Liesl Schwabe
The Translator Relay: Sophie Duvernoy
Words Without Borders
Spring 2021 Communications Internship
Words Without Borders
On the Whitewashing of Asian Stories in Hollywood
Yuma Terada
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