Is rewarding books in translation worth all the effort? Yes, says Fiammetta Rocco.
A debut published by Oneworld, Fever Dream by Argentinian novelist Samanta Schweblin, translated by Megan McDowell, has been shortlisted for the £50,000 Man Booker International Prize 2017.... Read more
Novels by Ismail Kadare, Amos Oz and Alain Mabanckou are included on the 13-strong longlist for the £50,000 Man Booker International Prize 2017.
Translator Deborah Smith and author Han Kang, winners of the Man Booker International Prize... Read more
UK sales of translated fiction represented 5% of all print fiction sales in 2015, a 96% rise in volume from the translated market's 2001 sales... Read more
Reclusive Italian writer Elena Ferrante and Nobel Laureate Orhan Pamuk have been named on the six-strong Man Booker International Prize shortlist.
The longlist for the Man Booker International Prize 2016 has been revealed, including two Nobel Prize winners, two previous finalists and two debut authors. ... Read more
Novelist Tahmima Anam and poet and author Ruth Padel are among the judges for the 2016 Man Booker International Prize. This will be the first... Read more
Publishers and booksellers have enthusiastically welcomed the merger of the Man Booker International Prize and the Independent Foreign Prize for Fiction, saying it will create... Read more
The Man Booker International Prize and the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize are to merge to create one annual award for a work of literary fiction... Read more