Monthly Archives: June 2008

Three Percent

Three Percent – so named because this is roughly the percentage of books in translation published in the United States – is a great resource for anyone interested in translated fiction and contemporary foreign literature. Chad Post writes an excellent … Continue reading

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Ten years : ten chapters

It’s extraordinary how much has changed in ten years.  I spent an engaging few minutes reading Robert McCrum’s last column as literary editor of the Observer, a position he’s held since 1997.   He sums up the changes he’s seen in … Continue reading

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