The National Book Award for Translated Literature

The National Book Foundation announced it will present the National Book Award for Translated Literature, beginning this year at the 69th National Book Awards in November. This prize, which represents a fifth National Book Award category, will honor a work of fiction or nonfiction that has been translated into English and published in the U.S.
The National Book Awards Longlists will be announced on September, and Finalists on October. Each Finalist receives a prize of $1,000, a medal, and a judges’ citation. Each Winner receives $10,000 and a bronze sculpture.
Guidelines for submission for the National Book Award for Translated Literature will be available in full at the National Book Foundation website as of March 7.
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(Photo credit: Beowulf Sheehan, 2017 National Book Awards statues)

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