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Daily Archives: 10 June 2020

InsightsThe translator's view

Montale, a secret Leopardi? An Interview with Jonathan Galassi

In his essay on the translation of the first book of the Odyssey into Italian (Saggio di traduzione ...
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Editorial Stories: Zsolnay and folio

Zsolnay was born in 1924, and can claim credit to particularly prestigious translations since its early years, such ...
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Interview with Piero Luigi Fratini

For many years, the European Union has been assigning grants to translate literary works (narrative, non-fiction, poetry, theater, ...
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Antonio Tabucchi in other languages

Antonio Tabucchi is one of Italy’s most known contemporary authors abroad. His books have been translated in over ...
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St. Francis of Assisi in other languages

Identification of an author St. Francis of Assisi (1181 / 82-1226) is not, in the strict sense, a ...
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The Divine Comedy’s Arabic translations

The story of the Divine Comedy’s Arabic translation begins in 1911, when the Triestine merchant of Jewish origin ...
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Goffredo Parise in other languages

Goffredo Parise (Vicenza, 1929 – Treviso, 1986) started to make advances within the international publishing industry right from ...
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Carlo Emilia Gadda in other languages 

From 1961 to date, the works of Carlo Emilio Gadda have been translated into 18 languages and 22 ...
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The 2020 Strega Prize in German

The Italian Cultural Institutes of Vienna and Hamburg have promoted and published a collection of extracts from the ...
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“The Poetry Translation Project “of the Italian Cultural Institute of ...

In this period where concrete support is essential in publishing, the Poetry Translation Project of the Italian Cultural ...
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Contemporary Italian female authors that have been translated into English

The new volume of Italian Literature in Translation is finally available. It features a selection of novels by ...
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An “Italian” publisher in Thailand

There is a publishing house in Bangkok which has been publishing Italian authors into Thai, exclusively, since 2015. ...
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Nuto Revelli in Paris

An exhibition and a book to celebrate the 100th anniversary since the author’s birth. Nuto Revelli (Cuneo, 1919-2019) ...