Today’s Guardian tells us that whoever translated the book which will win the international fiction prize awarded by the Man Booker prize organisation next month will get a £15,000 reward (the author gets £60,000). This will be the first time a translator is rewarded for his or her contribution to literature, and about time too. Read the entire article.
Man Booker prize for translators
About the Author: Celine
I am Céline Graciet, a freelance English to French translator. Since 2003 I’ve been writing on all sorts of areas linked to translation and the life of a translator.
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