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Jean-Paul Clébert & Donald Nicholson-Smith

Jean-Paul Clébert was a boy from a respectable middle-class family who ran away from school, joined the French Resistance, and never looked back. Making his way to Paris at the end of World...

Burhan Sönmez & Ümit Hussein

Born in Central Anatolia in 1965, Burhan Sönmez grew up speaking Kurdish and Turkish, and later moved to Istanbul where he studied law. The recipient of a number of literary prizes, he...

Scott E. Myers

Scott E. Myers (梦之恩) is a translator of Chinese who focuses on contemporary queer fiction from the PRC. He holds a BA in philosophy from Hampshire College and master’s...

Anton Hur

Anton Hur was born in Stockholm, Sweden. He is the translator of Kyung-Sook Shin’s The Court Dancer (Pegasus Books, 2018) and Kang Kyeong-ae’s The Underground Village...

María José Giménez

María José Giménez is a Venezuelan-Canadian poet and translator, recipient of a 2016 Gabo Prize for Translation and fellowships from the NEA, The Banff International...

Ilan Stavans and Regina Galasso

Ilan Stavans, the publisher of Restless Books and author of Quixote: The Novel and the World (2015), among other books, is Lewis-Sebring Professor in Latin American and Latino Culture at Amherst...

Karen Emmerich and Martin Trabalik

Karen Emmerich is a translator of Greek poetry and prose, and teaches at Princeton University.  Martin Trabalik is a writer and photographer from the Czech Republic who has been...

Mona Kareem & The Operating System

Mona Kareem (translator) is a poet, translator, and journalist based in New York. She is the author of three poetry collections, some of which were translated into French, English, Spanish, Dutch,...

Allison Grimaldi-Donahue

Allison Grimaldi-Donahue’s writing and translation has appeared in The New Inquiry, The American Reader, Metatron, tNY Press EEEL, Lunch Ticket, Dead King Magazine, and Cosmonauts Avenue....

Martha Cooley and Antonio Romani

Martha Cooley is the author of two novels: The Archivist, a national bestseller published in eleven foreign markets, and Thirty-Three Swoons, also published in Italy. Her short fiction, essays,...

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