The winners of the Sheikh Zayed Book Award are here! From a record-breaking number of submissions, translator and author Dr. Ahmed Aladawi won the Translation Award for his translation of George Makdisi ‘s THE RISE OF HUMANISM IN CLASSICAL ISLAM AND THE CHRISTIAN WEST. These awards will be given out today at a ceremony at the Louvre Abu Dhabi. Find out about the award winners on the Sheikh Zayed Book Award website:

Calling translators of Japanese literature! Working on an as-yet-unpublished project? Submit it to the 2022 Kyoko Selden Memorial Translation Prize by August 1!

From the prize website:

January 11, 2022—The American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) is delighted to announce, in conjunction with the Spain-USA Foundation, the inception of a new award for translation: The Spain-USA Foundation Translation Award (SUFTA)!