“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



Watch this page for the most recent information on forthcoming work and upcoming lectures, readings, book-launch parties and media appearances.


The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka, foreword by David Cronenberg (New York: Norton, 2014)
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In Translation: Translators on Their Work And What It Means, ed. Esther Allen and Susan Bernofsky (New York: Columbia University Press, 2013)
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The End of Days by Jenny Erpenbeck (New York: New Directions and London: Portobello, forthcoming Nov. 11, 2014).
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Nov. 17, 2014
Book Launch: The End of Days by Jenny Erpenbeck
with Jenny Erpenbeck
McNally Jackson Books
52 Prince St.
7:00 p.m.

Nov. 18, 2014
Editing Translations/Editing Susan: How to Edit Works
in Translation (panelist) with Edwin Frank, Declan Spring, Stephen Twilley and Edward Nawotka (moderator) and special guest Jenny Erpenbeck
Goethe-Institut New York
72 Spring St., 11th Fl.
6:00 p.m.

Nov. 22, 2014
Perpetual Motion, with Guy Maddin and Susan Bernofsky
Glass! Love!! Perpetual Motion!!! An Homage to Paul Scheerbart (1863 - 1915)
Scheerbart Program 4: Perpetual Motion
Anthology Film Archives
32 2nd Ave
8:00 p.m.