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Announcing the 2015 IPTA Shortlist Titles!

Oct. 27, 2015—The American Literary Translators Association is pleased to announce the 5-title shortlist for the 2015 IPTA (Italian Prose in Translation Award). Inaugurated this year, … 246 more words

Literary Translation

DARK WOOD / publication date, Italy!

I’m thrilled to announce the publication today of the Italian translation of IN A DARK WOOD (Sperling & Kupfer, Milan)! Details here.

Trans.: Teresa Franzosi


Announcing a New Award for Italian Literature in English Translation

ALTA is thrilled to announce the inauguration of a new prize for Italian literature in English translation! The Italian Prose in Translation Award (IPTA) recognizes the importance of contemporary Italian prose (fiction and literary non-fiction) and promotes the translation of Italian works into English. 367 more words

Literary Translation

Fire Coming Out of the Monkey's Head by Gorillaz (traduzione)

One of my favorite songs by Gorillaz. Prophetic maybe. I hope not.
I’m probably a bit romantic toward nature, I know myself, but it fascinates me and I’m happy every time I’m surrounded by it. 847 more words


Newly Published: "La Prova del Compagno" ("Mate Test")

The partnership between Amber Kell and yours truly is producing translated books faster than butter melts in a hot pan. The Italian translation of her novel  26 more words


Life Manifesto | Il Manifesto di Vita

Hai soltanto una vita. Fa ciò che ti rende felice, e usa il tuo tempo con chi ti fa sorridere. Se non sei felice, fa qualcosa in merito. 186 more words

Story Over Coffee

Speak Like an Italian: 3 Italian Phrases You Should Know

If you’re planning on visiting Italy anytime soon, you might be worried about the language barrier.  Learning Italian can take some time, and is sometimes easier said than done. 365 more words