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PEN Atlas: Santiago Gamboa on the death of Gabriel García Márquez

PEN Atlas: Santiago Gamboa on the death of Gabriel García Márquez

22nd April 2014

Santiago Gamboa writes a special PEN Atlas dispatch this week to commemorate Gabriel García Márquez[...]

‘Tragic, harrowing, redeemed-by-love’ – a word from the translator with Gregor Benton

'Tragic, harrowing, redeemed-by-love' - a word from the translator with Gregor Benton

22nd April 2014

English PEN talks to the translators of some of our award-winning books. Next in the series is Gregor Benton, whose translation of Mei Zhi’s memoir Hu Feng’s Prison Years won an award in 2013[...]

PEN Atlas: poet Liubov Iakymchuk on the tensions in Ukraine

PEN Atlas: poet Liubov Iakymchuk on the tensions in Ukraine

17th April 2014

With the ongoing conflict in Ukraine, poet and dramatist Liubov Iakymchuk writes for PEN Atlas[...]

PEN Atlas: Shirley Lee on North Korean writing

PEN Atlas: Shirley Lee on North Korean writing

10th April 2014

Shirley Lee writes for PEN Atlas, in a week when Korea is the Market Focus for London Book Fair 2014,[...]

‘Present tense tension’ – a word from the translator with Philip Boehm

'Present tense tension' - a word from the translator with Philip Boehm

8th April 2014

English PEN talks to the translators of some of our award-winning books. Next in the series is Philip Boehm, whose translation of Hanna Krall’s novel Chasing the King of Hearts won an award in 2013[...]

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