Author Archive | Will Evans

Summer Awards, ALA Conference, Book Clubs In June!

Dearest readers, There’s a lot going on this upcoming month at Deep Vellum! We’re hosting our Book Club, where translator Shelby Vincent will lead a discussion on Carmen Boullosa’s Heavens on Earth; we’ll be at the American Library Association Conference as a part of the Global Literature in Libraries Initiative; and there are three award […]

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New Books And Exciting News For March!

Dearest readers, We have some exciting news! We’re so proud to announce that Not One Day by Anne Garréta, translated by Emma Ramadan, is a finalist for TWO huge awards – the Albertine Prize and the 30th Annual Lambda Literary Award!! The Albertine Prize “recognizes American readers’ favorite work of contemporary Francophone fiction while encouraging […]

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Banthology, New Books, Awards, and Other Exciting News – January 2018

We are proud to announce March publication of Banthology: Stories From Banned Nations, co-published in partnership with Manchester UK-based Comma Press! This is the type of book Deep Vellum was founded to publish.  Literature offers a means to bring cultures into conversation, to share stories, build connections, grow empathy. The stories in Banthology reflect the shared […]

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We’ll See You at Texas Book Fest This Weekend!

TEXAS BOOK FESTIVAL 2017 IS THIS WEEKEND! Come hang out with us in Austin for two days of all things books, books, books, and more books (and we’ll be giving away bookish prizes)! We’ll be in Booth 212 with our friends from World Literature Today. By the way, in case we didn’t mention it, there will […]

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September Newsletter — How You Can Get Involved

Dear reader, Deep Vellum Publishing, a 501(c)3 nonprofit literary arts organization, was founded in the blazing hot summer of 2013. We started with this mission in mind: to create dialogue between cultures, to forge a stronger connection between English-language readers and the rest of the world, and to organize advocacy initiatives for translation and literary arts. Some […]

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Deep Vellum May Update

Dear readers, We’ve been busy here at Deep Vellum! We just released our 27th and 28th books, are gearing up for the publication of our 29th and 30th (!), and are in the midst of some Top Secret Projects. And what’s more: We’re psyched that Blood of the Dawn and Eve Out of her Ruins […]

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Deep Vellum April Update

We are incredibly honored and excited to announce that Eve Out of Her Ruins has been nominated for the Albertine Prize and the Best Translated Book Award (BTBA)! The Albertine Prize is a “reader’s choice award for best contemporary French fiction in English translation,” and the BTBA is awarded to “the best works of translated […]

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September at Deep Vellum!

We’ve been busy here at Deep Vellum, and are excited to share with you the latest and greatest in Deep Vellum news! Read on for more about North Texas Giving Day, our authors’ U.S. Tours, upcoming releases, and more! September 22 is North Texas Giving Day  powered by the Communities Foundation of Texas Visit between 6am – midnight (CT) […]

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Deep Vellum August Update

As summer starts to wind down, Deep Vellum starts winding up for the fall! We have a lot of exciting happenings coming up in the next few months, including tours with our amazing authors, North Texas Giving Day, the official Grand Opening of Deep Vellum Books, and publication of our 20th (!!!) book! We’ve just sent out our […]

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August is Women in Translation Month!

Women in Translation Month was started in 2014 by translator and blogger Meytal Radzinski after she discovered the low numbers of women published in translation through research via Rochester University’s Three Percent database. She responded by starting the annual month-long celebration dedicated to expanding awareness and appreciation of women in translation while increasing their presence […]

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