When I heard that the 2017 World Fantasy Award winners had been announced, I excitedly glanced through the list, only to be disappointed when I found absolutely no authors who write in a language other than English. Then I became curious and combed through the past World Fantasy Awards, and found that, throughout its history,
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Your weekly dose of SF in translation links: I found this interview with Yuya Sato from 2015 “So You Want to Read Japanese Horror: Here’s Where to Start” via Unbound Worlds SF Crossing the Gulf is coming back: a podcast about international sf A review of A Small Charred Face on Intellectus Speculativus My review
Clarkesworld Magazine has published more sf in translation over the past several years than any other speculative fiction magazine in the U.S. The stories it features- many from China, some from other countries- are some of the best stories you’ll read, translated or otherwise. Many thanks to editor Neil Clarke and translators Ken Liu, S.
I’ve started adding pages to this site (see below) that list English-language synopses of speculative fiction that hasn’t yet been translated into English, in the hopes that this will encourage the publication of even more SFT. If you are interested in submitting English synopses for this project, let me know in the comments on this
Speculative Fiction in Translation: Czech Republic A new story from Xia Jia is featured in Clarkesworld this month Italian SFT is featured in The Dark Magazine