Links Round-up March 25

New Reading

1. Check out the new issue of Action Yes — it’s chockfull of translation! http://ow.ly/1sddli

News

1. Susan Bernofsky is hosting a one-day literary translation workshop for absolute beginners next month in NYC: http://ow.ly/4iF0G
2. A Montrealer blogs her first foray into literary translation for publication, and the challenges & quandaries that arise: http://ow.ly/4iO9o
3. The French-American Foundation and The Florence Gould Foundation announce finalists of 24th Annual Translation Prizes: http://ow.ly/4iOvt
4. This week, The Guardian’s World Literature Tour is off to France — and looking for lit in translation recommendations: http://ow.ly/4jbHq
5. Literature in translation brings success to indie publishers in the UK: http://ow.ly/4jbMz
6. The Spectator’s Matthew Richardson suggests ignorance about foreign fiction reveals a general insular trend in the UK: http://ow.ly/4jcbt
7. And Other Stories is a new, independent publisher of literary fiction in translation: http://ow.ly/1sdQag
8. 2011 Best Translated Book Award finalists announced: http://ow.ly/4lBAz

Reviews, Interviews
1. Talking translation with @wwborders editor Rohan Kamicheril on WNYU: http://ow.ly/4iODM
2. Raphaële Rérolle of Le Monde talks literary trends, the publishing industry, and what’s selling in France: http://ow.ly/4jbPd
3. Review: Andrzej Sosnowski’s “Lodgings,” trans. Benjamin Paloff:http://ow.ly/1sdQgj
4. “…[P]oetry without translation is impossible.” Polish translator Clare Cavanagh, speaking at NYU:
http://ow.ly/4lC5t
5. Perec’s “The Art of Asking Your Boss for a Raise,” trans. David Bellos, reviewed at B&N review: http://ow.ly/1seltH
6. Hanif Kureishi reviews “Kama Sutra: A Guide to the Art of Pleasure,” trans. AND Haskar: http://ow.ly/1seDYU

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