Whether through book prizes or literary review publications, more avenues are available for Western readers to discover authors and writing from Asia.
Audiovideotecea de Buenos Aires is an excellent source for information, videos and audio on Argentine authors.
India’s Jaipur Literature Festival plays important role in promoting local authors and languages, as well as reader communities and literacy
A look Iceland’s role in international publishing, the future of digital publishing in Iceland, and how they survived the economic crisis.
An unpublished text by Borges is translation of a lecture he gave about the character of Don Quixote
UpRise Books Project is on a mission to get banned and challenged books directly into the hands of underprivileged middle school and high school students.
On October 13th we begin The Play’s The Thing — a one year, roughly chronological exploration of the plays of William Shakespeare.
Gamification asks readers to solve problems, find clues, and achieve goals, but what happens to the reader who fails at these tasks?
The six finalists for the 2011 German Book Prize will learn who takes home the 25,000 euro award on October 10 at the start of the Frankfurt Book Fair.
For many readers something that is edifying is entertaining. They aren’t mutually exclusive. But you wouldn’t know that from some of the most popular translations.