Did you know that some of the most well-known Anglophone speculative fiction authors have also translated SF into English ? I know! So cool! John Brunner- translation from the French The Overlords of War by Gérard Klein (Doubleday and Company, 1973). Sue Burke- translations from the Spanish “Light
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I recently wrote a guest post for Fantasy Cafe all about women who write and translate contemporary international SF- check it out!
I wrote about horror in translation for World Literature Today‘s “What to Read Now” feature: check it out! –
Science Fiction Studies regularly runs special issues focused on SF from non-Anglophone countries, featuring scholarly essays and comprehensive bibliographies: #40: Stanislaw Lem #49: Science Fiction in France #57: Special Section: Stanislaw Lem #79: On Global Science Fiction – Part I #80: On Global Science Fiction – Part II #88: Japanese Science Fiction #94:
The latest issue of World Literature Today includes several reviews of recently-published and forthcoming SF in translation: Sean Guynes-Vishniac reviews Ball Lightning Elisa Cogbill-Seiders reviews Solarpunk: Ecological and Fantastical Stories in a Sustainable World Rachel Cordasco reviews Zion’s Fiction: A Treasury of Israeli