Recent MLCL Graduate William Wallis was recently named the winner of the...
2012 Shmuel Traum Prize in Literary Translation Accepting Submissions
The Department of Modern Languages and Comparative Literature
THE SHMUEL TRAUM PRIZE
in LITERARY TRANSLATION
for works in poetry, fiction or drama
translated into English
from French, German, or Hebrew
Grand Prize: $200
Judges: Abigail Gillman, Modern Languages & Comparative Literature
Rosanna Warren, English and Romance Studies
2 copies of typed manuscript, indicating title and author and specifying language of the orginal; do not include your name.
2 copies of selection in original language
1 cover sheet indicating titles of original and translation, your name, student ID number, mailing address, and telephone number and email
OPEN TO BU UNDERGRADUATE AND GRADUATE STUDENTS
Verse: submissions should not exceed 100 lines of a single long poem or several shorter works by the same poet or poets of similar style and period.
Prose: submissions should not exceed 12 pages of a complete work or excerpt (chapter, act, or section).
DEADLINE: Submit all materials by March 30, 5 pm, Shmuel Traum Prize, Creative Writing Program, 236 Bay State Road, Rm. 211