Join us in welcoming new LTAC member K.B. Thors who was recently included on the longlist for the PEN Award for Poetry in Translation for the translation from Icelandic into English of Kristín Tómasdóttirès’s Stormwarning (Phoneme Media). View the full longlist here.
Sarah Moses and Carolina Orloff have made the shortlists for the Premio Valle Inclán Prize for translations from Spanish for their translation of Die, My Love by Ariana Harwicz (Charco Press). “A powerful exploration of mental illness and feeling out of place in ‘normal’ life. This short novel is packed with striking imagery, presenting multiple translation challenges with which Sarah Moses and Carolina Orloff deal admirably. ” Read more about the prize here.