Jakub Żulczyk’s “Ślepnąc od świateł” in French
“Rotmistrz Pilecki. Ochotnik do Auschwitz” in Japan
Elżbieta Cherezińska’s “Harda” in the United States
„Co tam słychać” by Marta Maruszczak in Spanish

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Ewa Małachowska-Pasek and Megan Thomas receive Found in Translation Award for 2021
Class divisions and economic violence in legendary world
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Full-blooded novel with a generous helping of 20th-century history of Silesia

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Author of the month

Maciej Płaza

(born 1976) – prose writer and translator with a doctoral degree in humanities.

Author of a book about Stanisław Lem, a winner of the 2012 award granted by “Literatura na Świecie” magazine for his translation of H.P. Lovecraft’s short stories. His debut volume of short stories Skoruń (“Scallywag”, W.A.B. 2015) won him the 2016 Gdynia Literary Award and the 2016 Koscielski Foundation Award. The book was also in the final of the 2016 NIKE Award and was nominated for the Gombrowicz Award. His novel Robinson w Bolechowie (“Robinson in Bolechów”, W.A.B. 2017) was awarded the 2018 Angelus Central European Literary Award.


Jerzy Liebert
Collected Poems

Liebert’s legacy reflects the dilemmas of a generation which was to create Poland anew

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