ALTA AWARDS

2019 ALTA AWARD WINNERS

 

NTA in Poetry

Pan Tadeusz: The Last Foray in Lithuania by Adam Mickiewicz, translated from the Polish by Bill Johnston
(Archipelago Books)

 
NTA in Prose

What's Left of the Night by Ersi Sotiropoulos, translated from the Greek by Karen Emmerich
(New Vessel Press)

 

Lucien Stryk Prize

Autobiography of Death by Kim Hyesoon, translated from the Korean by Don Mee Choi​​​​​​​
(New Directions)

 

IPTA

The Eight Mountains by Paolo Cognetti​​​​​​​, translated from the Italian by Simon Carnell & Erica Segre
(Harvill Secker (UK) and Atria (US))

 

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From The Blog

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