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Sabrina Jaszi (2016 ALTA Mentee)

 Sabrina Jaszi is a fiction writer and translator of Russian fiction and poetry, based in Illinois. She earned her M.F.A. in fiction writing from the University of Florida and also holds an M.S. in Library Science from the University of … Continue reading

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NTA Longlist: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy translatedby Marian Schwartz

Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, translated from the Russian by Marian Schwartz (Yale University Press) Marian Schwartz deftly departs from Constance Garnett’s 1901 English translation of Leo Tolstoy’s masterpiece. In her translation, Garnett tended to smooth out Tolstoy’s unconventional use of language. Instead, … Continue reading

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