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Gwen Willems reviews

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Into the Spotlight: New Writing from Slovakia offers an interesting and efficient way to sample some of the best contemporary Slovak writers.” (full publication here)

Julia Sherwood on World Kid Lit

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A discussion of Central European Literature for young readers.

Ivana Dobrakovová on

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Listen to a bilingual excerpt from Mothers and Truckers, and much more.

LitCast with Ivana Hostová

In Lit_cast Slovakia #23, literature scholar Ivana Hostová talks about why publishing poetry in translation is challenging even in a translation-dominated culture such as Slovakia.

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New Translations

front cover of Pavol Rankov – It Happened on the First of September (or Some Other Time)

It Happened on the

First of September

(or Some Other Time)

by Pavol Rankov

translated by

Magdalena Mullek

front cover of Mila Haugova – Eternal Traffic

Eternal Traffic

by Mila Haugová

translated by

James Sutherland-Smith

front cover of Balla - Big Love

Big Love

by Balla

translated by

Julia and Peter Sherwood

front cover of Ivana Dobrakovova - Bellevue

Bellevue

by Ivana Dobrakovová

translated by

Julia and Peter Sherwood

© Mullek and Sherwood