“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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RECENT PRIZES

2015 Schlegel-Tieck Translation Prize

2015 Independent Foreign Fiction Prize

2015 Oxford-Weidenfeld Translation Prize

2015 Ungar Award for Literary Translation

FORTHCOMING

The Memoirs of a Polar Bear by Yoko Tawada (New York: New Directions, Nov. 2016).

RECENTLY PUBLISHED

Looking at Pictures by Robert Walser (New York: Christine Burgin/New Directions, 2015).
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UPCOMING EVENTS

April 5, 2016
What Did Don Quixote Have for Supper?
Symposium: Cervantes at 400
Also featuring Edith Grossman, Jesús R. Velasco, Julie Crawford, and Seth Kimmel
Columbia University
Casa Hispanica
612 W. 116th St., Rm. 201
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.