Magazine Articles Tagged With translations

Seattle Tops Well-Read Cities List, Thin-Slice Historical Fiction, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.26.16

Musician creates punk album from William S. Burroughs’s Naked Lunch; why “translated fiction” is not a genre; Raymond Carver’s brother writes the author a birthday tribute; and other news.  

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Crowdsourcing Novels, Translation’s Role in Latin American Culture, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.25.16

Nikki Giovanni on the fortieth anniversary of Pulitzer Prize–winning novel Roots; writers petition against Donald Trump; the inaugural Little Free Library Fest; and other news.

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Big-Name Authors Venture Into Comics, Against Adverbs, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.23.16

Man Booker winner Han Kang on Korean literature and translation; Gabriel García Márquez’s ashes returned to Colombia; an interview with Nobel laureate Svetlana Alexievich; and other news

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Astronomy Software Dates Sappho Poem, Lena Dunham Releases Surprise Book, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.17.16

Bookslut founder Jessa Crispin on the decline of online book culture; J. K. Rowling on freedom of expression; Han Kang wins Man Booker International Prize for fiction; and other news.

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Emily Dickinson’s Gardens, Pablo Neruda Film, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.13.16

Geek Love author Katherine Dunn has died; Lydia Davis on translation; Greek poets on the future of the arts in their country; and other news.

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Writers Remember Prince, Poems for Earth Day, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.22.16

Shakespeare at four hundred; poetry’s etymology; the risk of writing between genres; and other news.

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Contemporary Poets to Read Now, Eileen Myles Inspires New Feminists, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.18.16

Hilary Mantel’s writing day; an interview with National Book Award winner Ha Jin; U. of Illinois launches massive open online course in Modern American poetry; and other news.

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Q&A: ALTA’s Erica Mena Talks Translation

by Cat Richardson

News and Trends

Posted 4.13.16

May/June 2016

The American Literary Translators Association’s executive director discusses the organization’s new administration of the Cliff Becker Book Prize—the only U.S. award that offers publication to a full-length book of poetry translated into English—and the importance of awarding fellowships to emerging translators.

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Chris Jackson Relaunches One World Imprint, Book Prescriptions, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.12.16

Beverly Cleary turns a hundred; writer Idra Novey’s love letter to translation; PEN literary awards announced; and other news. 

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North Carolina Bookstores Speak Up, Sam Savage Retrospective, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.11.16

Hilton Als on Maggie Nelson; college poetry slam athleticism; on attending AWP as a black woman; and other news.

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