Transatlantic Prize 2019
The Polish Book Institute would like to invite you to nominate candidates for the annual Transatlantic Prize. This year the award will be presented for the tenth time.
“Pan Tadeusz” in English. A meeting with the translator, Bill Johnston, a winner of the Transatlantyk Prize
This year's edition of the Literary Traditions Festival will feature Bill Johnston, the winner of the following awards granted by the Book Institute: the Transatlantyk Prize and the Found in Translation Award, the author of the latest translation of “Pan Tadeusz” into English. Johnston is also a translator of works by Juliusz Słowacki, Wiesław Myśliwski, and Witold Gombrowicz. The meeting will be hosted by Dr Marcin Hamkało.
Antonia Lloyd-Jones: One-Person Embassy of Polish Culture in English Speaking Countries. The 2018 Transatlantyk Award ceremony
The Transatlantyk Prize ceremony took place on Friday 22 June at 19.00. Antonia Lloyd-Jones became the 14th edition's prizewinner. The laurel was presented in the Manggha Museum of Japanese Art and Technology in Kraków.