Snippet: “Spain’s Great Untranslated” [from “Words w/out borders”]

This blogger has discovered Words without borders (homepage) today; the magazine’s February 2013 issue contained English translations of otherwise not translated contemporary Spanish authors under the title “Spain’s Great Untranslated”: Fernando Aramburu (San Sebastian, 1959; Wikipedia), Cristina Fernández Cubas (Arenys de Mar, 1945), Miquel de Palol (Barcelona, 1953; information), Ignacio Martínez de Pisón (Zaragoza, 1960), Antonio Gamoneda (Oviedo, 1931, Cervantes laureate 2006; Wikipedia), Pere Gimferrer (Barcelona, 1945; Wikipedia), Berta Vias Mahou (Madrid, 1961, a translator herself), César Antonio Molina (La Coruña, 1952, a writer and politician [sic!]), Juan Antonio Masoliver Ródenas (Barcelona, 1939; information), Olvido Garcia Valdés (Santianes de Pravia, 1950; Wikipedia), Pedro Zarraluki (Barcelona, 1954), and Juan Eduardo Zúñiga (Madrid, 1929, also a literary critic and translator). The collection is also available in book format.

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