The Casual Optimist

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August 26, 2016
by Dan
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Will Evans: One-Man Publishing Show

The Rumpus interviews Will Evans the founder and publisher of Deep Vellum, an independent small press focused on works in translation based in Dallas, TX: I’m very new to this, and I’m most definitely an outsider. I don’t really know how … Continue reading

June 2, 2016
by Dan
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Monocle on Books in Translation

On the latest Monocle 24 Culture show, host Robert Bound discusses the recent rise in translated fiction with Anne Meadows, commissioning editor at Portobello and Granta, and Lisette Verhagen, foreign-rights agent at David Godwin Associates, while Andrew Mueller talks to Deborah Smith, Man Booker International Prize-winning … Continue reading

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