The 2021 Albertine Prize goes to William Rodarmor for his French-to-English translation of ‘And Their Children After Them’ by Nicolas Mathieu.
This Rights Roundup features work from France, Finland, India, the United States, Denmark, and Italy, starting with a thriller from Helsinki.
‘Blackness beyond borders’ is surfaced in the work of Afro-Italian writers in a culture often assumed to be white.
As literary agent Ginger Clark sets up her own agency, she has brought Nicole Eisenbraun with her from Curtis Brown Ltd.
Three successful translations of contemporary classics from Québec are well positioned in the German market for Frankfurter Buchmesse.
The second 2020-2021 round of translation funding from Publishing Scotland supports literary works translated into 10 languages.
Three essays at ‘Words Without Borders’ this month look at issues of Black writers’ work and its prospects for translation.
Women ‘are routinely overlooked for awards,’ says Melinda Gates as she backs the forthcoming Carol Shields Prize for Fiction.
Book club and literary community Rebel Women Lit aims to ‘showcase the amazing range’ of Caribbean literature with the newly launched Caribbean Readers’ Awards.
The second of two rounds in translation funding of works from Scottish by international publishers has opened for proposals.