Skip to main content
Outdated Browser

For the best experience using our website, we recommend upgrading your browser to a newer version or switching to a supported browser.

More Information


Left, the Romanian cover of Mircea Cartarescu's Solenoid; center, translator Sean Cotter; right,...
Romanian Translation’s Johnny Appleseed: An Interview with Sean Cotter
By Clara Burghelea
Clara Burghelea talks with Sean Cotter about his recently published translation of Mircea Cărtărescu’s novel Solenoid.
Portrait of writer Ioana Morpurgo
The City and the Writer: In Bucharest with Ioana Morpurgo
By Nathalie Handal
I love this city against my own better judgment.
The Release of Mr. K
By Matéi Visniec
There was no one to tell him what to do.
Translated from Romanian by Jozefina Komporaly
The Ditch
By Răzvan Petrescu
The shovels’ dull thud mixed with the steady patter of rain.
Translated from Romanian by Florin Bican
The Agent
By Tatiana Niculescu Bran
“Little lady, do you have a craving for cozonac?”
Translated from Romanian by Jean Harris