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The Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia awards grants for translations of contemporary literary works from Switzerland, with an eye to promoting cultural and linguistic diversity and helping Swiss authors reach larger audiences, both within the country and around the world.

New Books

Words of Resistance

Mariella Mehr
German, Limmat Verlag, Zürich, 2017
Publisher
Limmat Verlag, Zürich
Publication date
November 2017
ISBN
978-3-85791-834-6
Translation rights
Nathalie Widmer, nathalie.widmer@limmatverlag.ch

Out of the Sugar Factory

Nominated
Dorothee Elmiger
German, Hanser, Munich, 2020
Publisher
Hanser, Munich
Publication date
August 2020
ISBN
978-3-446-26750-3
Translation rights
Friederike Barakat, friederike.barakat@hanser.de

Three Fathers

Awarded
Nando von Arb
German, Edition Moderne, 2020
Publisher
Edition Moderne
Publication date
March 2019
ISBN
978-3-03731-190-5
Translation rights
Julia Marti, marti@editionmoderne.ch

The Pachinko Marbles

Awarded
Elisa Shua Dusapin
French, Editions Zoé, Chêne-Bourg, 2018
Publisher
Editions Zoé, Chêne-Bourg
Publication date
August 2018
ISBN
978-2-88927-579-3
Translation rights
Laure Pécher, lpecher@pierreastier.com

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