“When Gregor Samsa woke one morning from troubled dreams, he found himself transformed right there in his bed into some sort of monstrous insect.”

- Franz Kafka, The Metamorphosis

 

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RECENT PRIZES

2015 Independent Foreign Fiction Prize

2015 Oxford-Weidenfeld Translation Prize

RECENT BOOKS

The End of Days by Jenny Erpenbeck (New York: New Directions and London: Portobello, 2014).
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The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka, foreword by David Cronenberg (New York: Norton, 2014)
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FORTHCOMING

Looking at Pictures by Robert Walser (New York: Christine Burgin/New Directions, forthcoming Oct. 2015).

UPCOMING EVENTS

July 23, 2015
In Translation: An Evening with Susan Bernofsky
in conversation with Jay Ponteri
Mother Foucault's Bookshop
523 SE Morrison St.
Portland, Oregon
7:00 p.m.