The Last Days of Ellis Island by Gaëlle Josse, is one of five novels shortlisted for the 2021 French American Translation prize for fiction.
2021 Translation Prize Finalists
We are delighted to announce the 34th Annual Translation Prize finalists, a group of ten exceptional English translations of French works of fiction and nonfiction.
Jordan Stump’s translation of Igifu by Scholastique Mukasonga
Mark Polizzotti’s translation of Invisible Ink: A Novel by Patrick Modiano
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Olivia Baes’s translation of Jean-Luc Persecuted by Charles Ferdinand Ramuz
Natasha Lehrer’s translation of The Last Days of Ellis Island by Gaelle Josse
Chris Andrews’s translation of Our Riches by Kaouther Adimi