Schlegel Tieck Prize for German Translation

Administered by:

Dorethy Sym

The Translators Association

84 Drayton Gardens

London SW10 9SB

Tel: + 44 (0) 20 7373 6642

Fax: + 44 (0) 20 373 5768

email@DSym@societyofauthors.org

Awarded for the best translation from the German of a full-length work of literary merit and general interest.  The original must have been first published in the last 100 years. 

Publisher entry only
Prize: £2200 

Submit: 3 copies of the translation and 3 copies of the original text

Most recent winner (2003): Anthea Bell for her translation of Rain by Karen Duve (Bloomsbury)

Runner-up: Michael Hoffman for his translation of Luck by Gert Hoffman (The Harvill Press)

Originally posted with the url: www.englishpen.org/writersintranslation/translatorarea/prizes/schlegeltieckprizeforgermantra/

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