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The 2017 Best of the Blog: International Women Writers, Translation in Film, and more

By Words Without Borders

It has been an exciting year on WWB Daily! Here are some of our most-read blog articles of 2017, including classic stories brought into new languages and to the big screen, international women writers who are bold for change, and interviews with award-winning authors and translators.


Three Translators Respond to Arrival

By Susannah Greenblatt


33 International Women Writers Who Are Bold for Change

By Jessie Chaffee


“El Little Príncipe”—Translating Saint-Exupéry’s Classic into Spanglish

By Ilan Stavans


The Performance of Fiction: An Interview with Can Xue

By Porochista Khakpour


11 Reasons Everyone Should Celebrate Translation

By Savannah Whiting


Maps for Storytelling: An Interview with John Freeman

By Francesca Pellas


Eight Writers Share Their Must-Read Books from Vietnam and the Diaspora

By Trang Bui


Women Translating Women: An Interview with Literary Translators

By Allison Merola


Voices Unheard: Tribal Literature from India to Read Now

By Pooja Shankar


Interviews with 2017 Man Booker International Prize Nominees

By Eric M. B. Becker


The City and the Writer: In Madras/Chennai with Tishani Doshi

By Nathalie Handal


The Poetry of the World’s Oldest Cookbooks

By Susannah Greenblatt


25 Recent Works by Women Writers to Read for #WITmonth

By Jessie Chaffee

Published Dec 13, 2017   Copyright 2017 Words Without Borders

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