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2017 Lucien Stryk Shortlist Announced!

August 14, 2017— The American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) is delighted to announce the 3-title shortlist for the 2017 Lucien Stryk Asian Translation Prize. Lucien Stryk was an internationally acclaimed translator of Japanese and Chinese Zen poetry, renowned Zen poet … Continue reading

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Announcing the Winner of the 2016 Lucien Stryk Prize!

November 1, 2016— The American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) is delighted to announce the winner of the 2016 Lucien Stryk Asian Translation Prize! The award was officially announced during ALTA’s annual conference, ALTA39: Translation & Crossings, held this year at … Continue reading

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Announcing the 2016 Lucien Stryk Asian Translation Prize Shortlist!

The American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) is delighted to announce the 5-title shortlist for the 2016 Lucien Stryk Asian Translation Prize. Lucien Stryk was an internationally acclaimed translator of Japanese and Chinese Zen poetry, renowned Zen poet himself, and former professor of … Continue reading

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2016 Lucien Stryk Shortlist: These Things Here and Now, trans. by Jeffrey Angles

These Things Here and Now: Poetic Responses to the March 11, 2011 Disasters By various poets Translated from the Japanese by Jeffrey Angles (Josai University Educational Corporation University Press) These poems, written in the days and months after the March … Continue reading

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2016 Lucien Stryk Shortlist: The Late Poems of Wang An-Shih, trans. by David Hinton

The Late Poems of Wang An-Shih By Wang An-Shih Translated from the Chinese by David Hinton (New Directions) David Hinton has long been accepted as one of the premier translators of ancient Chinese texts. He has translated not only collections … Continue reading

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