Author Archive | Will Evans

Join Deep Vellum for our Sixth Anniversary Party!

Six years ago, Deep Vellum was born! And five years ago, we published our first title, Texas: The Great Theft by Carmen Boullosa. Deep Vellum has grown tremendously since 2013, amassing three new imprints with a catalog of almost 100 books in over 30 languages. In celebration of these landmarks, please join us for Deep […]

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North Texas Giving Day 2019

It has been a big year for Deep Vellum Publishing. Thanks to our readers and supporters, we have been able to broaden our support of the literary world in Texas and beyond. This year, we acquired two independent presses (A Strange Object and Phoneme), bringing them in as editorial imprints. With these two imprints, our […]

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It’s a #WITmonth Giveaway!

Here it is: our glorious WIT stack. How many of these amazing titles have you read? Happy August! Or as we like to call it, Women in Translation Month. 2019 marks the sixth year of celebrating books in translation authored/translated by women, an effort begun by Meytal Radzinski. While this celebration comes from a place […]

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ÖRÆFI A BEST TRANSLATED BOOK AWARD FINALIST!!!

Ófeigur Sigurdsson’s Öræfi: The Wasteland, translated from Icelandic by Lytton Smith, is a Best Translated Book Award finalist!!! The winner will be announced at the New York Rights Fair on Wednesday, May 29th. At 4:15 is a panel “International Literature: Promoting and Finding Audiences. Afterwards, at 5:00, the winner will be announced, with a $2,000 […]

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March Update: “Muslim” A Novel and Brice Matthieussent!

We are thrilled that Asymptote Journal has chosen our most recent book, Zahia Rahmani’s “Muslim”: A Novel as their February book club selection! Their announcement includes this incredible description by Eric Noonan: “The exactitude of the author’s art and the stark and uncompromising beauty of Zahia Rahmani’s prose combine to make “Muslim”: A Novel a contemporary classic.” If […]

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Brice Matthieussent Touring the US!

Brice Matthieussent will be making his first-ever US appearances to support the release of his debut novel in English: Revenge of the Translator, translated by (and featuring as a character!) Emma Ramadan, whose sterling translation work you may know through Anne Garréta’s Sphinx and Not One Day, as well as Fouad Laroui’s The Curious Case of Dassoukine’s Trousers (and who […]

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