Schlagwort: Colm Tóibín

2015 PEN/Heim Translation Fund Winners

The PEN/America Translation Fund, now celebrating its twelfth year, is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s competition. The Fund received a record number of applications this year—226 total—spanning a wide array of languages of origin, genres, and eras. From this vast field… Continue Reading „2015 PEN/Heim Translation Fund Winners“

82. Tightrope

Inspired in equal parts by Russian futurists, French surrealists, and New York School poets, as Colm Tóibín noted, Tomaž was nevertheless too slippery to be compared to anything. His poems will continue to defy categorization, but they will be remembered for the way they walked… Continue Reading „82. Tightrope“

126. Costa-Preis: Lyriker macht das Rennen

Der Costa Book Award (früher Whitbread Award) wird jährlich in den Sparten bester Roman, bestes Romandebüt, Kinderbuch, Lyrik und Biographie vergeben. Die Gewinner erhalten je £5.000. Für Lyrik ist das Christopher Reid, A Scattering. Außer ihm waren auf der Shortlist: •    Clive James, Angels… Continue Reading „126. Costa-Preis: Lyriker macht das Rennen“