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Pierce Alquist

Pierce Alquist is a transplanted New Yorker living and working in the publishing scene in Boston. Don’t worry if she fooled you, the red hair is misleading. She’s a literature in translation devotee and reviewer and lover of small, independent presses. A voracious traveler and foodie, you can find her in her kitchen making borscht or covered in red pepper paste as she perfects her kimchi recipe.

2019 National Book Awards Finalists Announced

The finalists for the 2019 National Book Awards have been announced!

2019 National Book Awards Translated Literature Longlist Announced

The 2019 NBA Translated Literature longlist has been announced! This year's longlist includes seven novels, two memoirs, and a collection of essays.

The 100 Best Women in Translation Crowdsourced List

Women in Translation Month founder Meytal Radzinski unveiled the crowdsourced list of the 100 best books by women writers in translation.

2019 Booker Prize Shortlist Announced

The 2019 Booker Prize Shortlist has been announced! This year’s shortlist includes six novels that span the globe, with the notable return of ...

Hot Summer 2019 Reads by Women in Translation

It’s an incredible summer for books by women in translation. Exciting debuts, literary thrillers, new books from favorites like Yoko Ogawa ...

Watch the First Trailer for Greta Gerwig’s LITTLE WOMEN

Watch the first trailer for Greta Gerwig's adaptation of Louisa May Alcott's LITTLE WOMEN.

2019 Booker Prize Longlist Announced

The 2019 Booker Prize Longlist is comprised of 13 novels that span the globe, ranging from established authors to debuts from new voices.

50 Must-Read Short Books In Translation

Argentine writer César Aira said once, "The longer a book is, the less it is literature." Check out this great list of amazing short books in translation!

Announcing the Best Translated Book Award 2019 Winners

The Best Translated Book Award 2019 winners were announced at the New York Rights Fair and on The Millions. The ...

Announcing the 2019 Man Booker International Prize Winner

The 2019 Man Booker International Prize Winner is Celestial Bodies by Jokha Alharthi, translated from Arabic by Marilyn Booth.

Announcing the Best Translated Book Award 2019 Shortlists

The Best Translated Book Award 2019 shortlists for both the fiction and poetry awards have been announced at The Millions. This ...

40 of the Most Popular Translated Books on Goodreads

In celebration of World Book Day, Goodreads recently announced 40 of the most popular translated books on the site. Read on for the titles!

Announcing the Best Translated Book Award 2019 Longlists

The Best Translated Book Award 2019 longlists for both the fiction and poetry awards have been announced at The Millions. This ...

Announcing the 2019 Man Booker International Prize Shortlist

The Man Booker International Prize honoring the finest works of translated fiction from around the world released its shortlist yesterday, ...

Announcing the 2019 Man Booker International Prize Longlist

Honoring the finest works of translated fiction from around the world, the Man Booker International Prize has announced its 2019 longlist.

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