Watch this page for the most recent information on forthcoming work and upcoming lectures, readings, book-launch parties and media appearances.
RECENT PRIZES2015 Independent Foreign Fiction Prize
2015 Oxford-Weidenfeld Translation Prize
2015 Ungar Award for Literary Translation
RECENT BOOKSThe End of Days by Jenny Erpenbeck (New York: New Directions and London: Portobello, 2014).
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The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka, foreword by David Cronenberg (New York: Norton, 2014)
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FORTHCOMINGLooking at Pictures by Robert Walser (New York: Christine Burgin/New Directions, forthcoming Nov. 9, 2015).
UPCOMING EVENTSOct. 28, 2015
Studio 360 Explores Franz Kafka's The Metamorphosis
(panelist) with Ben Marcus, Helen Phillips, and Eric Jarosinski, moderated by Kurt Andersen
Thalia Book Club
2537 Broadway at 95th St.
Oct. 28-31, 2015
American Literary Translators Association Conference
Friday, Oct. 30
Saturday, Oct. 31
- 2:00 - 3:15 The Perils of Punctuation (panelist) with Aron Aji, Lisa Bradford, and Marian Schwartz, moderated by Aviya Kushner
- 11:15 - 12:45 Approaching Wholeness in Another Language: Translating Poetic Fragments (panelist), with Keyne Cheshire, Emily Goedde, Ghada Mourad, and Yvette Siegert, moderated by Lucina Schell
Registration information here
Nov. 12, 2015
A Celebration of Robert Walser: Launch Event for Looking at Pictures
with Moyra Davey, Josiah McElheny, and Nathaniel Otting
The New Museum