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Thai Publisher Crowdfunds a Translation of Moby Dick

Moby Dick

Thai publisher, Unlimited Literature, and online store, Readery, have raised $15,000 through crowdfunding to publish a translation of Melville’s Moby Dick.

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Harvard U Press Introduces the Classical Library of India

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With the launch of a new series of Indian classics, Harvard University Press aims to repeat what it did for Greek and Roman with the Loeb Classical Library.

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Norton’s Robert Weil on His Career Promoting German Literature

Robert Weil is W.W. Norton executive editor.

Norton executive editor Robert Weil reflects on his career in response to winning this year’s Friedrich Ulfers Prize for the promotion of German literature.

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Lone Star: Will Evans Promises Texas Translation Renaissance

Will Evans, a true lone star.

Will Evans, of Dallas-based Deep Vellum press, is leveraging local support to sustain his recently launched publishing house focused on translation.

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Teenager’s 10 Steps To Become Successfully Self-Published

Aaron Ozee

Aaron Ozee, a prolific 18-year-old self published poet, offers his sometimes unorthodox methodology for becoming a bestselling author.

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Festival Neue Literatur: Monique Truong on Translations

Monique Truong

To mark the opening of the 6th Festival Neue Literatur in New York, Monique Truong argues literary translation is a form of its own and deserves respect.

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The Lontar Foundation Publishes Modern Indonesian Classics

Lies loss and Longing

Popmatters discusses the Modern Library of Indonesia series, published since 2010, by the Lontar Foundation, as well as the organization behind the books.

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Aussie Kids Publisher Wilkins Farago on a Mission to Market “Emotions”

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Andrew Wilkins of Melbourne’s WilkinsFarago discusses how the publisher’s mission extends beyond convention to explore cultural exchange and emotion.

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Peru’s Colmena Editores Gives Edgy Debut Authors a Voice

Colmena's David Perez and Armando Alzamora

One of Peru’s fledgling publishers, Colmena Editores, is making room for edgy new generation of authors, while also offering classics and criticism.

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Digital Love Stories for Valentine’s Day from Africa

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Nigerian romance publisher Ankara Press has produced a free digital Valentine’s Day Story Anthology featuring several of Africa’s top writers.

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