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Words without Borders: The Best of the First Ten Years

Words without Borders: The Best of the First Ten Years

by Editors of Words without Borders

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This anthology of fiction, poetry, and essays celebrates the first ten years of Words without Borders (, an online magazine and organization devoted to the translation, publication, and promotion of the best international literature. Contributors include Kader Abdolah, Adolfo Albertazzi, Justyna Bargielska, Lúcia Bettencourt, Carmen Boullosa, Horacio Castillo, Ismat Chughtai, Vijay Dan Detha, André Pieyre de Mandiargues, Louis de Paor, Nicholas Dickner, Ernest Farrés, Gabriella Ghermandi, Marek Huberath, Akinwumi Isola, Etik Juwita, Ilya Kaminsky, Rivka Keren, Nomura Kiwao, Fatos Lubonja, Leila Marouane, Mohammad Hussain Mohammadi, Horacio Castellanos Moya, Ambar Past, Tomaž Šalamun, Teresa Solana, Andrés Felipe Solano, Abdellah Taïa, Goli Taraghi, Jyrki Vainonen, Lawrence Venuti, Najem Wali, Ghirmai Yohannes, Motoya Yukiko, and Zheng Xiaolu

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BN ID: 2940148522973
Publisher: Words without Borders
Publication date: 10/14/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 946,696
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Words without Borders ( is a ten-year-old nonprofit organization dedicated to the promotion of cultural understanding through the translation, publication, and promotion of the finest contemporary international literature. Every month at we publish ten to twelve new works by international writers. Our archive of over 1,600 pieces from 114 countries includes work by Adonis, Can Xue, Ko Un, J. M. G. Le Clézio, Stanisław Lem, Saadat Hasan Manto, Herta Müller, Boualem Sansal, and Tomas Tranströmer, as well as hundreds of emerging talents. In addition we have partnered with publishing houses to release five print anthologies, the most recent of which is Tablet & Pen: Literary Landscapes of the Modern Middle East. Words without Borders is currently developing an education program that will provide tools and resources to help high school and college educators incorporate contemporary international literature into their classes.

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