“Król” by Szczepan Twardoch

published in the Dutch translation

Bill Johnston with prestigious National Translation Award

for the translation of “Pan Tadeusz”

“Zrób sobie raj” in Slovak

Mariusz Szczygieł’s book published with the support of the Book Institute

“Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead”

in the final of the Warwick Prize for Women in Translation

Estonian translation of “Drzewa”

by Piotr Socha and Wojciech Grajkowski out now

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Author of the month

Olga Tokarczuk

Noble Prize laureate. The Swedish Academy, in its announcement of the verdict awarding the Nobel Prize to the writer, emphasised her “narrative imagination.” Tokarczuk’s novels impress with their epic breadth, although at the same time, she “never views reality as something stable or everlasting. She constructs her novels in a tension between cultural opposites; nature versus culture, reason versus madness, male versus female, home versus alienation.”

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

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