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Links Round-Up June 17-21

News and Events Check out the photos from Poetry International’s 2013 Festival http://ow.ly/m5nDo The 2013 Persian Poets’ Tour kicks off in Manchester tomorrow, June 20! http://ow.ly/m9LEU World Literature Today announced the 2014 Neustadt International Prize for Literature Jurorshttp://ow.ly/mcOne The power of poetry: … Continue reading

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Links Round-Up June 3-7

Interviews, Discussions & Readings A fascinating interview with Japanese translator Alfred Birnbaum http://ow.ly/lChaH WLT continues the discussion begun by Alison Anderson on women in writing, editing, and translating http://ow.ly/lCh5n The German translator Michael Ritterson discusses the challenges of translating rhymed poetry and … Continue reading

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Links Round-Up April 22-26

Readings A lifetime of translations by W.S. Merwin, now collected http://ow.ly/kg1om Discover Anthony Madrid’s contemporary, English take on the ghazal http://ow.ly/kg3xt Beautiful poetry by Caio Meira in translation by Rachel Morgenstern-Clarren http://ow.ly/kg4OC French translators! Fiction France is now available, with … Continue reading

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Links Round-Up April 15-19

News Updates from 2013 Puterbaugh Festival of International Lit & Culture, feat. Maaza Mengiste & photographer Phil Borges http://ow.ly/k3JdV Voices Carry Benefit Event and Dinner in San Francisco 4/20, translation and a gorgeous Art Deco backdrop! http://ow.ly/kdadm 44th Poetry International Festival in … Continue reading

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Links Round Up Mar 25-29

Readings/Discussion: I see a thread of beauty rippling/like a river of nobility -Palestinian poet Najwan Darwish, http://ow.ly/jr31H Check out Poetry Translation Centre on Pinterest! http://ow.ly/jr3Sw A tribute to the late Nigerian novelist Chinua Achebe http://ow.ly/jncVC Hear from the mischievous minds behind Traviesa, a … Continue reading

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