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Winners of New Translation Prize: Global Humanities Initiative

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‘A milestone of modern Indo-Muslim literature’ and ‘a pivotal figure in the literary culture of the Islamic world’ are to be translated, thanks to the prize. By Dennis Abrams | @DennisAbrams2 Recognizing Underrepresented Works he Global Humanities Initiative (GHI), in partnership with Northwestern University Press, has announced winners of its first Global Humanities Translation Prize, founded in the spring of 2016. …

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Hay Festival Rolls Out Anniversary Program for Its Wales Event

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With almost as many branding handles as speakers, the highly regarded event’s home festival at Hay-on-Wye announces its program for late May and early June. By Porter Anderson, Editor-in-Chief | @Porter_Anderson Bales of Hay Speakers aving announced special events for the year built on the program’s 30th anniversary, Wales’ Hay Festival today (April 3) is releasing a 2017 programming statement that puts some names to …