“When Gregor Samsa woke one morning from troubled dreams, he found himself transformed right there in his bed into some sort of monstrous insect.”

- Franz Kafka, The Metamorphosis

 

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Watch this page for the most recent information on forthcoming work and upcoming lectures, readings, book-launch parties and media appearances.

FORTHCOMING

Go, Went, Gone by Jenny Erpenbeck (forthcoming from New Directions and Portobello Books, Fall 2017).

RECENTLY PUBLISHED

Memoirs of a Polar Bear by Yoko Tawada (New York: New Directions, 2016).
      Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Indiebound | Powell's

Looking at Pictures by Robert Walser (New York: Christine Burgin/New Directions, 2015).
      Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Indiebound | Powell's

UPCOMING EVENTS

Feb. 2, 2017
Three Translators of Genius Translating Genius
presenting Memoirs of a Polar Bear by Yoko Tawada
with Gini Ahladeff and Minna Proctor presenting Fleur Jaeggy
Fort Gansevoort
5 Ninth Ave.
6:30 p.m.

Feb. 11, 2017
AWP Conference, Washington, D.C.
What's Found in Translation (panelist)
with Geoffrey Brock, Jennifer Grotz, and Bill Johnston
Marquis Salon 12 & 13, Marriott Marquis, Meeting Level Two
12:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.

Us & Them: A Writer/Translator Reading (panelist)
with Geoffrey Brock, Jennifer Grotz, and Todd Portnowitz
Marquis Salon 6, Marriott Marquis, Meeting Level Two
14:30 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.