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Marc (monkeelino) | 2638 comments Mod
Goes to translator extraordinaire Susan Bernofsky.
Prize is awarded in the U.S. for those advancing German-language lit.

21C has enjoyed/discussed some of her work, such as The End of Days by Jenny Erpenbeck.

Full article here:
https://publishingperspectives.com/2019/03/festivan-neue-literatur-ulfers-prize-susan-bernofsky-gifted-attentive-exceptional-rivka-galchen/


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Paul Fulcher (fulcherkim) | 181 comments Excellent choice

And should be mentioned that she helped create her own prize - the Warwick Prize for Women in Translation

http://translationista.com/2014/09/ne...
became
https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/cross_fac/w...


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Marc (monkeelino) | 2638 comments Mod
Definitely seems well-deserved!


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