Apparently, in the 1970s-80s, there was a Collier Books trade paperback series called “Theodore Sturgeon Introduces New Science Fiction From Russia” !!! Nice! (here are a few of the covers)
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If, like me, you weren’t able to attend Worldcon 75 in Helsinki (which just wrapped up today), at least we can all watch some videos taken of cool panels! Here are links to some of the panels that dealt with SF in translation/SF in languages other than English. Enjoy! “Lost in Mistranslation” with Jan
Mekong Review has launched a Kickstarter to fund the publication in English of some classic Vietnamese fiction, including a work of magical realism- Nhung dua tre chet gia (The Young Die Old) by Nguyen Binh Phuong. Check it out!
It’s a great day for SF in translation! Samovar Magazine‘s latest issue is out, and it features two short stories translated from the Spanish, five haiku poems, and an interview with Marian Via Rivera-Womack on current trends in Spanish SF. Read it now!
The 2017 Locus Awards were announced today, and included many SF in translation winners/finalists! Science Fiction Novel (winner): Death’s End by Liu Cixin, translated by Ken Liu (Tor) Horror Novel (finalist): Hex by Thomas Olde Heuvelt, translated by Nancy Forest-Flier (Tor) Anthology (winner): The Big Book of Science Fiction, edited by Ann and Jeff VanderMeer