Call for a reader to join a City of Seattle grant-supported reading in fall 2023. The event will include poet and essayist Emily Holt (2016) and translator and Lost Horse Press editor Grace Mahoney and will explore common threads in their work (writing the body, gender, loss, and living between cultures). Stipend will be provided; all genres welcome! Those who are interested can reach out to Emily directly at [email protected].
Deep Vellum, the largest publisher of literary translations in the U.S., will publish the new, annual anthology Best Literary Translations in Spring 2024, showcasing the best translations to have appeared in literary journals and magazines in 2022. Wendy Call is co-founder and co-editor of this anthology. The inaugural edition will be guest-edited by poet Jane Hirshfield. Submissions are open from late October to January 2, 2023. See the Deep Vellum website for details.