The 2017 Man Booker International Prize long list, announced today, includes four books that have received a translation award from English PEN.
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English PEN has published an evaluation of its first grant-giving programme, PEN Promotes, which has supported literary translation since 2005
To mark the publication of his new novel Exit West, we speak to novelist and writer Mohsin Hamid about migration, otherness, and the literary response to the refugee crisis. Read this week’s PEN Atlas. Find out more about Exit West and read an excerpt here. Author photograph © Ed Kashi
In an era of increasing self-censorship and blurred lines between truth and fiction, the acclaimed author and translator considers the effects of a tumultuous year on literary creativity.
To celebrate UN Arabic Language Day, poet, translator and professor Atef Alshaer shares the history, richness and possibilities for the lingua franca of the Arabic world.