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We are delighted that Ellis Island by Małgorzata Szejnert, translated from the Polish by Sean Gasper Bye, has been longlisted for the Warwick Prize for Women in Translation 2021.
The prize aims to addres the gender imbalance in translated literature and increase the number of international women’s voices accessible by a British and Irish readership. The judges for this year's prize are Amanda Hopkinson, Boyd Tonkin and Susan Bassnett.
The shortlist will be announced on November 8th and the winner announced at a ceremony on November 24th. For more information about the prize and the other longlisted titles, please visit the website here.
Congratulations to Małgorzata and Sean!