Saturday, February 20, 2016

Translation Prize Winners Announced

Book2BookThursday 18 Feb 2016

This year's prizes honour the most accomplished works of translation into the English language from the Arabic, Dutch, French, German, Spanish and Swedish. The awards were presented by the judges at a ceremony held at Europe House on 17 February. A total of £11,000 and €5,000 was distributed to the winners.
The Society of Authors' Translation Prizes celebrate individual talents and the importance of the art form. These winning books, spanning fiction, poetry and memoir, exemplify the importance of translators in unlocking voices and worlds with meticulous attention and stunning creativity.

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