Magazine Articles Tagged With translations

Grotz Leads Bread Loaf Translators

by Cat Richardson

News and Trends

Posted 2.10.15

March/April 2015

The director of Bread Loaf’s new Translators’ Conferences talks about how the conference came about, what shape it will take, and what it means to be a translator in today’s literary culture.

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The Savvy Self-Publisher: San Francisco 2015

Posted 2.5.15

Publishing veteran Debra Englander gives an overview of the self-publishing process, followed by a conversation with literary agent Ted Weinstein—who represents Keith Devlin, NPR's Math Guy and author of numerous traditionally published books as well as the self-published title Leonardo and Steve: The Young Genius Who Beat Apple to Market by 800 Years—and publicist Amy Packard about the opportunities available to independent authors as well as the challenges they face.

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The Politics of the Lyric Poem, the World’s Weirdest Bookshops, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 10.10.14

Rushdie shares PEN Pinter Award with imprisoned Syrian activist; Nobel Prize winner Patrick Modiano and his work; little-known punctuation marks; and other news.

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Lost Truman Capote Stories, Chinese Poet Wang Zang Detained by Police, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 10.9.14

French novelist Patrick Modiano wins 2014 Nobel Prize in Literature; Billy Collins on poetry and leadership; Twin Cities–based bookstore to close; and other news.

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Shakespeare in Mandarin, Newly Discovered Jack Kerouac Letters, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 9.16.14

Haruki Murakami on the importance of mystery; the National Book Award in Poetry longlist announced; James Patterson donates books to troops; and other news.

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Dutch Translator Refuses Pushkin Medal, Facebook Users’ Favorite Books, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 9.9.14

New York City bookstore Rizzoli to reopen; Houghton Mifflin Harcourt launches line of business books; T. S. Eliot’s summer home for sale; and other news.

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Target Announces E-book Partnership, Amy Poehler’s Memoir, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.29.14

Moneyball for books; Hachette responds to Amazon; LeVar Burton kick-starting Reading Rainbow reboot; and other news.

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Jonathan Safran Foer's Chipotle Series, Copyrighting the Divine, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.16.14

AAR decries Amazon’s treatment of authors; the British Library unveils a new online collection; Ian McEwan’s archive heads to Austin; and other news.

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Apple Files Second Appeal, John Steinbeck’s Google Doodle, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 2.27.14

An author faces the threat of arrest after asking to protest; writing fiction helps a start-up; Ralph Ellison’s portrait unveiled in Oklahoma; and other news.

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Serious Monkey Business

by Melissa Faliveno

News and Trends

Posted 10.31.12

November/December 2012

One of the few existing literary magazines in translation, Monkey Business is a new journal of Japanese writing, translated into English by founding editors Motoyuki Shibata and Ted Goossen and published annually in the United States and Canada by the Brooklyn-based A Public Space

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