Society of Authors 2020 Translation Prizes Shortlists (UK)

Three of our translators, Anne Milano Appel (for her translation from the Italian of Paolo Maurensig), and Sinéad Crowe & Rachel McNicholl (for their translation from the German of Pierre Jarawan), are shortlisted for the Society of Authors 2020 Translation Prizes.

Winners will be announced February 11.


A Devil Comes to Town by Maurensig is shortlisted for the John Florio Prize

The Storyteller by Jarawan is shortlisted for the Schlegel-Tieck Prize


Congratulations also to our other World Editions translators who have made the shortlists this year: Anne McLean, Natasha Lehrer, and Frank Wynne.


See the shortlists in full here: