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"Apollinaire: The Little Auto," Wins Scott Moncrieff Translation Prize

"Apollinaire: The Little Auto," Wins Scott Moncrieff Translation Prize

Apollinaire: The Little Auto (CB editions) has won the Scott Moncrieff Prize for Translation from the French. The award was announced Wednesday in London.

beverley's Latest Blogs

Apr.17.2014 - 11:07 am
To the library I went yesterday, or maybe the day before, to find a book, naturally, but right next to the one I was looking for was a row of books by Frederick Seidel, including...
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Apr.12.2014 - 11:04 am
Italo Svevo, in a little book I'm reading about a man who wanted to be a novelist but wasn't having much success and decided to try his hand at fables, imagines that when...
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Apr.04.2014 - 10:06 am
Heard on CNN while peddling furiously on a stationary bike at the gym, heart rate 140   and listening to wall-to-wall reporting (fascinating nonetheless) about the strange...
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Mar.31.2014 - 4:03 pm
This week's--or possibly last's--TLS has a two-page review of Karl Ove Knausgaard's My Struggle, Book 3. A really well-written review that you want to read every word of--or at...
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Comments from beverley

Mar.10.2011 - 11:52 am
In response to: Bookaholics Anonymous
Oh, I did, I have, years ago, read Rand, but I don't think I cared for her politics, the Man and Superman thing, though...
Nov.05.2010 - 4:33 am
In response to: Pensées
Thanks for your comment, Stephen. I guess I'm too much of an Anglo-Saxon pragmatist at heart. Or too privileged...
Oct.22.2010 - 6:19 am
In response to: More sounds
Hi Leslie--thanks a lot for your comment.  I guess I listen more when I'm in the city--more sounds.  Very best,...
May.31.2010 - 12:50 pm
In response to: Anthony Hecht, Algeria
What a fascinating story! Thanks so much for taking a moment to write it down--so personal and so revealing of Hecht...
May.15.2010 - 6:18 pm
In response to: The Ironing
Oh yes, I hear everything too. One of my enduring childhood book memories is "Understood Betsy," which opens with the...

Published Reviews

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White Sheets is Brahic's second book of poems (her first book of poetry was published outside of Canada)  and is jammed full of poetic gems.  Brahic has been...