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Best Translated Book Awards

 

 

April 29, 2011 | Bowery Poetry Club | New York City

Hosted by Chad W. Post

 

Co-sponsored by Bowery Poetry Club and Three Percent Blog

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Established writers and translators such as David Grossman and Susan Bernofsky go up against relative newcomers such as Julia Franck and Edward Gauvin in this contest naming the Best Translated Books from 2010. Sponsored by the Three Percent web site, this event names the winners in both the fiction and poetry categories, with $5,000 cash prizes (underwritten by Amazon.com) going to the winning authors and translators. Hosted by Chad W. Post, and featuring a range of top translators and literary enthusiasts, this program highlights great works of world literature now available to English readers.

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