Announcement of the selection for the first round of publishers’ submissions to the ©POLAND Translation Program in 2019
We are pleased to announce that the selections for the first round of publishers’ submissions to the ©POLAND Translation Program in 2019 has been made. Applications submitted by 31 March 2019 were considered.
Translations of Mickiewicz and Schulz nominated for the prestigious American National Translation Award
Two translations of Polish books have been included in the longlist of translations nominated for the prestigious National Translation Award granted by the American Literary Translators Association (ALTA). Among the nominees, there are Madeline G. Levine, a winner of Found in Translation Award for her translation of Bruno Schulz, and Bill Johnston, a Transatlantyk Award winner for his translation of Adam Mickiewicz. Both translations have been published with the support of the Book Institute as part of the ©POLAND Translation Programme.
Bedside table #27. Daniel Odija: I'm looking for an outstanding sentence
Prose writer Daniel Odija talks about his impatience with lengthy novels, Carver's pampered short stories, theological literature, homage to writers in his own work, interest in comics in recent years, as well as being infected with Gombrowicz.