In the wake of the election, we've all had to recalibrate our thinking. In these essays three of our favorite contributors: Roxana Robinson, Stan Burnett, and Anne Landsman weigh in on our new president-elect.
|The Donald =
by Dr. Stan Burnett
From the latest Scandinavian thriller to Elena Ferrante's Neapolitan Novels, fiction in translation has seen an upsurge in interest from the reading public. Here translator, editor, and director of the Literary Translation Program at the University of Connecticut, Peter Constantine talks to editor Judy Sternlight about this burgeoning art form.
FROM OUR FRIENDS
The Center is pleased to let you know about a fantastic new podcast, The Other Stories. It's a podcast for new, emerging, and struggling writers. Each episode features a work of fiction read by the author set to an originallly composed soundtrack. Following the reading, host Ilana Masad interviews the writers about their fiction, their work, and their writing lives.
Check out their new episode featuring Ron Geigle and his reading of the opening chapters of The Woods.