NEA Announces $325,000 in Translation Grants

The National Endowment for the Arts will award $325,000 in Literature Translation Fellowships to 25 translators to bring voices and stories from 17 countries to English-speaking readers. Among the projects supported are 13 works by female writers, such as the biographical novel Grandma No-Yes by Lidija Dimkovska, which will be translated from the Macedonian by Christina E. Krame; Tala by Chilean poet and Nobel Prize in Literature laureate Gabriela Mistral, which will be translated from the Spanish by Anna Deeny Morales; and the semi-autobiographical novel Mourning a Breast by Hong Kong writer Xi Xi, to be translated from the Chinese by Jennifer Feeley. Click here for more information.


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