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Art of Flight Release Party March 18!

The release date for The Art of Flight, our second book, is one week from today! To celebrate we’re throwing a party March 18th at The Wild Detectives. Translator George Henson will read from his transcendent translation and I (Will Evans) will lead a discussion w/ George & Dr. Ignacio Ruiz-Perez of UT-Arlington, who studied under […]

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Gnarr in Dallas!

Jón Gnarr is in Dallas! The man, the mayor, the anarchist, the crossdresser, the legend himself, Jón Gnarr has made it to Dallas ahead of the icepocalypse for his reading tomorrow night at Turner House! Don’t miss out on Gnarr’s first-ever Dallas appearance tomorrow, Thursday, March 5th, at the  Turner House Salon Series at Turner House in Oak Cliff, Dallas, TX. […]

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Dallas Festival of Ideas This Weekend

Deep Vellum is proud to participate in the first ever Dallas Festival of Ideas this weekend, Feb. 27 & 28, in the Dallas Arts District. Want to know more? The Dallas Festival of Ideas, presented by The Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture in partnership with The Dallas Morning News, will take place February 27-28, 2015, at […]

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Texas Wins Typographical Era Translation Award!

Proud to announce our very first book, the remarkable Texas: The Great Theft has won the 2014 Typographical Era Translation Award!!! What an incredible honor for our remarkable author Carmen Boullosa & her marvelous translator Samantha Schnee!! From Typographical Era: Holy shit. That was a close race. In fact, up until yesterday morning it seemed like any […]

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Uncle Vanya + Art of Flight + Bookseller Love

Translation & drama collide in Dallas this Sunday, February 15th! It’s been a dream of mine since starting Deep Vellum to work with some of the amazing arts organizations we have across the Dallas area to talk about the intersections of translation and literature with visual, performing, and interpretive arts. So far the local arts community […]

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Korea Recap: Seoul Man & K-Lit

Back in early December I was fortunate enough to participate in my third editors’ trip of 2014 (the other two were Germany & the Netherlands over the summer), this time to SOUTH KOREA! I started writing this blog post BEFORE CHRISTMAS and got sidetracked by the holidays, and then spent nearly all of January prepping The Art […]

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2015 is Upon Us: The Year of Deep Vellum

Happy 2015 everyone! The year of Deep Vellum is now upon you! First off, if you’re interested in seeing your name in print, subscribe to Deep Vellum by Wednesday, January 14th and your name will be listed in the acknowledgements section of the next book we are publishing, Sergio Pitol’s The Art of Flight, translated by […]

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Happy Holidays from Deep Vellum!

Happy holidays to you all from your friends at Deep Vellum! Since we last posted it’s been a whirlwind time, including an editors’ trip to Seoul, South Korea with our friends at New Vessel Press & Open Letter Books, AND we were featured on the front page of the Arts & Life section of the Dallas […]

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December Events Update: Marian Schwartz (Anna Karenina) & Oral Fixation

Deep Vellum is proud to help present the following literary events in Dallas this week: Acclaimed translator MARIAN SCHWARTZ reading from her new translation of ANNA KARENINA (Yale University Press) Wed. Dec. 10th, 7pm. Free.  More information can be found here. Deep Vellum & The Wild Detectives present an unparalleled literary event: master translator Marian Schwartz […]

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