Works in Translation Book Club

Join host and Malaprop's Bookstore Manager Justin Souther to discuss writers -- and their literature -- in translation and the cultural, political and artistic influences that mold them. Meets the last Thursday of every month at 7 pm at Malaprop's. Please scroll down to the current month and year to see what the club is reading now.

Slave Old Man Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781620975886
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: New Press - October 1st, 2019

Slave Old Man - January 2020 Selection


Rouse Up O Young Men of the New Age! Cover Image
By Kenzaburo Oe, John Nathan (Translator)
$13.00
ISBN: 9780802139689
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Published: Grove Press - February 7th, 2003

Rouse Up O Young Men of the New Age! - February 2020 Selection


Thus Were Their Faces: Selected Stories (NYRB Classics) Cover Image
By Silvina Ocampo, Daniel Balderston (Translated by), Jorge Luis Borges (Preface by), Helen Oyeyemi (Introduction by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781590177679
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Published: NYRB Classics - January 27th, 2015

Thus Were Their Faces - March 2020 Selection


I'm Gone Cover Image
By Jean Echenoz, Mark Polizzotti (Translator), Lily Tuck (Introduction by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781595589996
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Published: New Press - May 6th, 2014

I'm Gone - April 2020 Selection


Will and Testament: A Novel (Verso Fiction) Cover Image
By Vigdis Hjorth, Charlotte Barslund (Translated by)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781788733106
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Published: Verso Fiction - September 10th, 2019

Will and Testament - May 2020 Selection


Swallowing Mercury Cover Image
By Wioletta Greg, Eliza Marciniak (Translator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781945492044
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Published: Transit Books - September 12th, 2017

Swallowing Mercury - June 2020 Selection


I Am the Brother of XX Cover Image
By Fleur Jaeggy, Gini Alhadeff (Translated by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9780811225984
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Published: New Directions - July 25th, 2017

I Am the Brother of XX - July 2020 Selection


Destroy, She Said (Duras) Cover Image
By Marguerite Duras, Barbara Bray (Translator)
$14.00
ISBN: 9780802151544
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Published: Grove Press - January 18th, 1994

Destroy, She Said - August 2020 Selection