Sunday Submissions: Two Prizes & A Translator’s Bursary

The Graywolf Press African Fiction Prize, The Barjeel Foundation Mudun Short Story Prize, and The Stinging Fly's Translator's Bursary are open for submissions.

Publisher Stephan Trudewind of Edition Orient on How the Translation-support System Should Be Restructured

I would wish for a restructuring of the translation grants system, a move away from supporting translations and more towards translation samples to help interested publishers make decisions. Also a move towards support for projects, not just translations, so children’s books and other genres become eligible for support, too.