World Literature Today’s 75 Notable Translations of 2020

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About Deviant Disciples,
Written by Michelle Johnson, and was originally published in World Literature Today,
Dec 14, 2020

Literary translation’s 2020 story is one of abundance and adaptation. Like most books published this year, dozens of new translations were published during a global pandemic. Events quickly moved from bookstores to Zoom. Writers and translators adapted, participating in virtual book tours, online conversations, Facebook live readings, and even virtual literary festivals. We gathered online to celebrate these new English translations and receive the community and comfort we could find there.

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