Tag: PEN America
The Translation of Jerzy Ficowski’s poems awarded the PEN Award for Poetry in Translation
On 28th February, the winners of the PEN America awards were announced. In the "Poetry in Translation" category, the prize went to the volume Everything I Don't Know by Jerzy Ficowski, translated by Jennifer Grotz and Piotr Sommer.
The Translation of Marcin Świetlicki's poems nominated for the PEN Award for Poetry in Translation
The nominations for the PEN America Awards have been announced. In the "Poetry in Translation" category, among ten nominated entries, a selection of poems by Marcin Świetlicki entitled Night Truck Driver, translated by Elżbieta Wójcik-Leese, can be found.
Translators from nine countries discuss translations of Olga Tokarczuk's books at the PEN America conference
Last Friday's virtual translation conference organised by PEN America in New York was devoted to Olga Tokarczuk. Ten translators of books by the Polish Nobel Prize winner from nine countries took part in the event.