Silver Linings (59) Tell Me About A Complicated Man & Persephone Books

I am a huge fan of Emily Wilson--and was beyond honored to see my name next to hers in the Guggenheim Fellowship translation category. How she thinks about, and advocates for, translation has done so much for the art and practice. She has also, with her translation of The Odyssey, led us to rethinking how …

Silver Linings (55) Vinceremo!

  Just a little heads up...I hope to go to Italy in early June to work on my Guggenheim translation project. It is, of course, still very unclear if this will actually happen, but hope springs eternal. If and when I do go, I will move Silver Linings to once a week.

Silver Linings (53) Martha McPhee at The Center for Fiction

Mark your calendars and register now. It will be so fun to see you all there to celebrate Martha and her sweeping, elegant new novel. TUESDAY 6/2 AT 7:30PM ET | FREE Martha McPhee Launches An Elegant Woman in Conversation with Julia Phillips Celebrate the June 2 release of Martha McPhee’s novel An Elegant Woman, published by Scribner. Julia Phillips, author of Disappearing Earth (shortlisted …