Publishing & Translation

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Since 1986, the French-American Foundation, with the longstanding support of the Florence Gould Foundation, has awarded annual translation prizes for the best translation from French to English in fiction and nonfiction. The Translation Prize has established itself as a valuable element of the intellectual and cultural exchange between France and the United States, promoting French literature in the United States and providing translators and their craft greater visibility among publishers and readers.

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5:00PM

The French-American Foundation is currently accepting submissions for the 29th Annual Translation Prize. Submissions will close on January 15, 2016.

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6:00PM

Since 1986, the French-American Foundation, with the longstanding support of the Florence Gould Foundation, has awarded annual translation prizes for the best translation from French to English in fiction and nonfiction. The Translation Prize has established itself as a valuable element of the intellectual and cultural exchange between France and the United States, promoting French literature in the United States and providing translators and their craft greater visibility among publishers and readers.

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12:30PM-2:30PM

Gatekeepers of the literary heritage in France and the United States

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6:00PM

The French-American Foundation and the Florence Gould Foundation held the 27th Annual Translation Prize Awards Ceremony at the Century Association in New York. The event included a panel discussion that focused on the role of small presses in publishing works in translation. Learn more about our featured panelists below.

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6:00PM-9:00PM

The French-American Foundation held its 26th Annual Translation Prize Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, June 5, at the Century Association, in New York. The event featured an address by Gregary J. Racz, President of the American Literary Translator Association (ALTA), as well as a panel discussion on “Literature Without Borders: Why Translation Matters?”. You can learn more about our featured panelists below. 

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5:30PM-8:30PM

The French-American Foundation and Florence Gould Foundation celebrated the 25th anniversary of their prestigious Translation Prize.

This special occasion was commemorated with a discussion on the current challenges of working with translations and featuring special guests:

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6:30PM

Since 1986, the French-American Foundation, with the long-standing support of the Florence Gould Foundation, awards annual Translation Prizes for the best translation from French to English in fiction and non-fiction. 

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