Friday, February 26, 2016

Neustadt in the News: February

Octavio Paz

We’re condensing our weekly roundups into a monthly batch of the most interesting news related to Neustadt laureates, and recent jurors and finalists for the prize. See how Neustadt authors made the news this month, and stay tuned for more in

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Friday, December 5, 2014

Discovering shared stories, midnight reading in Taiwan, and more

Naomi Shihab Nye. Photo by Chehalis Hegner

Neustadt in the News NSK laureate Naomi Shihab Nye was recently in conversation with author Hisham Bustani and translator Thoraya El-Rayyes about experimental forms of literature and what they can, and should, give to the world. Naomi Shihab Nye also

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Friday, August 29, 2014

Naomi Shihab Nye’s new novel, authors’ favorite illustrations, and more

Naomi Shihab Nye. Photo by Chehalis Hegner

Neustadt in the News If you’re a fan of 1972 Neustadt Prize laureate Gabriel García Márquez, you have three very talented translators to thank for his wide availability. Rohinton Mistry’s A Fine Balance was recently ranked as the greatest Indian

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Friday, March 21, 2014

Poet-to-Poet, David Malouf’s 80th birthday, and more

2000 Neustadt Laureate David Malouf. Photo by Adrian Wiggins/Flickr

So many celebrations of past Neustadt jurors and laureates this year! Especially highlighted this week was David Malouf’s 80th birthday. He was the Neustadt laureate in 2000 and is widely considered and celebrated as one of the most influential and

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