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Shortlist 2023

Eight titles have been shortlisted for the Warwick Prize for Women in Translation in 2023:

  • Bushra al-Maqtari, What Have You Left Behind? translated from Arabic (Yemen) by Sawad Hussain (Fitzcarraldo Editions)
  • Margo Glantz, The Remains, translated from Spanish (Mexico) by Ellen Jones (Charco Press)
  • Deena Mohamed, Your Wish Is My Command, translated from Arabic (Egypt) by Deena Mohamed (Granta)
  • Dorthe Nors, A Line in the World, translated from Danish (Denmark) by Caroline Waight (Pushkin Press)
  • Lalla Romano, A Silence Shared, translated from Italian (Italy) by Brian Robert Moore (Pushkin Press)
  • Amanda Svensson, A System So Magnificent It Is Blinding, translated from Swedish (Sweden) by Nichola Smalley (Scribe UK)
  • Krisztina Tóth, Barcode, translated from Hungarian (Hungary) by Peter Sherwood (Jantar)
  • Zhang Yueran, Cocoon, translated from Chinese (China) by Jeremy Tiang (World Editions)
  • Warwick Prize for Women in Translation shortlist 2023