#In Translation

Indie Press Round-Up: February New Releases and More

These indie press books hitting shelves in February will more than earn their spots on your towering TBR.

Cover Reveal and Excerpt: THE SEA-RINGED WORLD By María García Esperón

Check out the cover and an excerpt for THE SEA-RINGED WORLD, an illustrated middle grade collection in translation, by María García Esperón!

Remembering (Or Getting to Know) Mohammed Dib at His 100th

The year marks the centenary of Algerian author Mohammed Dib, whose work depicted mid-20th-century Algeria and offered bracing looks at violence and power.

Leri Price Wins 2019 Banipal Prize for Arabic Literary Translation

Leri Price has won Arabic literary translation's 2019 Banipal Prize for her "sharp and unobtrusive" translation of Khaled Khalifa’s DEATH IS HARD WORK.

A Pledge to Read More Books in Translation in 2020

A reader vows to dedicate 10% of her reads in 2020 to books in translation, and shares eight of the books high on her to-read list.

5 Poetry Collections By Women in Translation

From Vietnam to Denmark, these poetry collections by women in translation are from all over the world and are full of power and brilliance.

20 Must-Read Short Story Collections by Women in Translation

A list from around the world of 20 must-read short story collections by women in translation, for every mood, whim, and desire.

Get to Know the 2019 Women in Translation Prize Shortlistees

Get to know the authors and titles, translated from 5 different languages, selected by the Warwick Prize for Women in Translation for their 2019 shortlist.

Reading While Bilingual: How Translated Books Helped Shape My Cultural Identity

How reading immigrant stories and working with translation helped one Rioter regain her identity as a multilingual reader and find common ground.

9 Sudanese Women Writers Breaking New Ground

A list of nine Sudanese women writers whose writing breaks new ground, invents new forms, and is informative, enjoyable, and more.

Fall 2019 New Releases in Translation

The days are shorter. The nights are colder. The books are coming so fast. It must be fall! Check out these fall 2019 new releases in translation.


Get more global with your reading, thanks to the Best Asian Short Stories 2019 collection.

2018 and 2019 Nobel Prize Literature Winners Announced

The 2018 and 2019 Nobel Prize Literature winners have been announced.

2019 National Book Awards Translated Literature Longlist Announced

The 2019 NBA Translated Literature longlist has been announced! This year's longlist includes seven novels, two memoirs, and a collection of essays.

The 100 Best Women in Translation Crowdsourced List

Women in Translation Month founder Meytal Radzinski unveiled the crowdsourced list of the 100 best books by women writers in translation.