The Neustadt Prize on Three Percent’s podcast, charming bookshops, and more

Friday, November 20, 2015

Neustadt in the News

This week on the Three Percent podcast, Chad Post continues the ongoing conversation about women in translation. Jump in around the 22 minute mark to hear their discussion on the Neustadt International Prize for Literature including Dubravka Ugrešić’s recent win, the number of female finalists in 2015, and past Neustadt Prize laureates.

Neustadt Prize finalist Don Paterson will be reading his poetry this weekend at the Woodstock Poetry Festival.

Recent Neustadt Prize juror Krys Lee’s short-story collection Drifting House was listed this month as one of the five Korean novels you should read now by Vanity Fair.

Neustadt Prize finalist Caryl Churchill’s play Far Away opened last weekend at the University Theatre in Los Angeles. The show will run through December 5.


Fun Finds and Inspiration

Check out these little-known literary translation facts regarding the works of Don Quixote, J. K. Rowling, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, and more.

Buzzfeed rounds up 16 charming bookshops to visit in the United Kingdom.

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