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  • Fuminori Nakamura at Kinokuniya New York

    The author Fuminori Nakamura will be on a North American tour for the publication of his latest novel, Last Winter, We Parted (translated by me, Allison Markin Powell) and to receive the 2014 David L. Goodis Award for Noir fiction. On Monday, November 3rd, he will appear at Kinokuniya Bookstore in New York to sign books and […]

  • The Bridge Bookends the Brooklyn Book Festival 2014

    As one of the bookend events leading up to the Brooklyn Book Festival on Sunday, September 21st, The Bridge Series launches its first co-presentation with the PEN America Translation Committee, “Imaginary Gardens With Real Robots in Them: On Translating Science Fiction,” on Thursday, September 18th at 7pm at Singularity & Co., in Dumbo, Brooklyn. Terry Gallagher, […]

  • PEN World Voices 2014

    PEN America has announced the schedule of events for the 10th anniversary of their PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature…

  • Writers Omi Translation Lab at Baruch College

    Takami Nieda and Nao-Cola Yamazaki—one of four translator-writer pairs awarded this year’s prestigious 10-day Translation Lab residency at Writers Omi—will appear at Baruch College. On November 14th, the last evening of the residency, they will discuss their intensive collaborative work, the translation process they’ve developed, and how literature is disseminated across languages and cultures.

  • 2013 PEN World Voices Festival

    The schedule for the 2013 PEN World Voices Festival has been announced with quite an impressive lineup this year. Monkey Business International returns with volume 3…

  • Fuminori Nakamura in U.S. for Author Tour

    In celebration of Fuminori Nakamura’s nomination for the 2013 L.A. Times Book Prize for his existential thriller, The Thief, Japan Society will host a special Author Luncheon and dialogue with the author…

  • The Bridge presents Stephen Snyder and Allison Markin Powell

    If you’re in New York City on February 21st… The Bridge presents Stephen Snyder and Allison Markin Powell…