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Spain’s Great Untranslated

March 22, 2013 7:00 pm
McNally Jackson

52 Prince Street, New York, NY 10012

Words without Borders and SPAIN arts & culture a present an anthology of some of Spain’s most prized and untranslated literary works.

McNally Jackson Books hosts a discussion with Spanish authors Tono Masoliver Ródenas and Berta Vías Mahou, translators Gregory Rabassa (translator of Benet and Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s 100 Years of Solitude) and Anne McLean, Words Without Borders Executive Director Joshua Mandelbaum, and co-editor of Spain’s Great Untranslated Aurelio Major. They will discuss the anthology, contemporary Spanish literature, and the importance of modern literary translation.

Spain’s Great Untranslated (Words Without Borders March 2013 issue and accompanying anthology) features works by Spanish authors Juan Eduardo Zúñiga, Cristina Fernández Cubas, Miquel de Palol, Pedro Zarraluki, Fernando Aramburu, Ignacio Martínez de Pisón, Berta Vías Mahou, Antonio Gamoneda, Tono Masoliver, Pere Gimferrer, Olvido García Valdés, and César Antonio Molina.