June 5th, 2013

26th Annual Translation Prize Award Ceremony

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Charles Kolb, president of the French-American Foundation
Antonin Baudry, Cultural Counselor of the French Embassy
Greagry J. Racz, president of the American Literary Translators Association (ALTA)
From left to right: Charles Kolb, President of the French-American Foundation, Edwin Frank, Editorial Director of the New York Review Books Classics series, Laurence Marie, head of the Book department at the French Embassy and Greagry J. Racz, president of the American Literary Translators Association (ALTA)
Panel discussion on “Lietrature Without Borders: Why Translation Matters”.
Laurence Marie, Head of the Book Department at the Cultural Services of the French Embasssy
From left to right: Charles Kolb, President of the French-American Foundation, Edwin Frank, Editorial Director of the New York Review Books Classics series, Laurence Marie, head of the Book department at the French Embassy and Greagry J. Racz, president of the American Literary Translators Association (ALTA)
Alyson Waters receives her pize
Emmanuelle Ertel, juror of the Translation Prize and Allan Chapin, Chairman of the French-American Foundation, present the award in fiction to Alyson Waters for her translation of Prehistoric Times by Eric Chevillard
Guests at the Translation Prize Awards Ceremony
Emmanuelle Ertel, juror of the Translation Prize and Allan Chapin, Chairman of the French-American Foundation, present the award in non-fiction to Nora Scott for her translation of The Metamorphoses of Kinship by Maurice Godelier
Nora Scotta, winner in non-fiction accepts her prize
Alyson Waters, winner in Fiction
David Bellos, juror of the Translation Prize and Nora Scott, winner in non-fiction
Guests at the Translation Prize Awards Ceremony
Panelists Edwin Frank, Editorial Director of the New York Review Books Classics series, Laurence Marie, head of the Book department at the French Embassy and Greagry J. Racz, president of the American Literary Translators Association (ALTA)
Alyson Waters, winner in fiction for her translation of Prehistoric Times by Eric Chevillard
Nora Scott, winner in non-fiction for her translation of The Metamorphoses of Kinship by Maurice Godelier
Edwin Frank talks to a guest during the reception