translators association prizes

Prizes, grants and awards

Translators Association Prizes 2007



THE VONDEL PRIZE

Judges:  Ina Rilke, Paul Binding and Diane Webb

Winner: Susan Massotty for My Father’s Notebook: a novel by Kader Abdollah (HarperCollins)



THE SCHLEGEL-TIECK PRIZE

Judges: Patricia Duncker, Stefan Berger and Christine Lo

Winner: Sally-Anne Spencer for The Swarm by Frank Schätzing (Hodder)

Runner-up: Anthea Bell for Vienna by Eva Menasse (Weidenfeld)



THE SCOTT-MONCRIEFF PRIZE

Judges: Martin Sorrell, Dinah Cannell and Stephen Blanchard

Winner: Sarah Adams for Just Like Tomorrow by Faïza Guène (Chatto)

Runner-up: Geoffrey Strachan for The Woman who Waited by Andrei Makine (Sceptre)



THE SAIF GHOBASH-BANIPAL PRIZE


Judges:  Saadi Youssef, Moris Farhi, Maya Jaggi, Roger Allen

Winner: Farouk Abdel Wahab for The Lodging House by Khairy Shalaby (American University in Cairo Press)

Runner-up: Marilyn Booth for Thieves in Retirement by Hamdi Abu Golayyel (Syracuse University Press)

Commended: Peter Theroux for Saraya, The Ogre’s Daughter by Emile Habiby (Ibis Editions)



THE PREMIO VALLE-INCLAN

Judges: Margaret Jull Costa, Isabel Quigly, and Jason Wilson

Winner: Nick Caistor for The Sleeping Voice by Dulce Chacón (Harvill Secker)

Runner-up: John Cullen for Lies by Enrique de Hériz (Weidenfeld)

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See also

Bernard Shaw Prize (past winners)

Hellenic Foundation for Culture Translation Award (past winners)

John Florio Prize (past winners)

Premio Valle Inclán Prize (past winners)

The Rossica International Prize (past winners)

Schlegel-Tieck Prize (past winners)

Scott Moncrieff Prize (past winners)

The Calouste Gulbenkian Prize (past winners)

Translators Association Prizes (entry details)

Translators Association Prizes

Vondel Prize (past winners)

The Saif Ghobash Banipal Prize (past winners)