It’s here!  – as the Three Percent site announces:

The twenty-five best translations of 2015 according to their esteemed panel of judges. Watch out for the April 19th announcement of the ten finalists.

The winners will be announced on May 4th at 7pm both on The Millions website and live in person at The Folly (92 West Houston, New York).

Among the translators are two AUP Masters in Cultural Translation Graduates: Emma Ramadan and Jesse T. Lichtenstein.


Emma Ramadan: Sphinx by Anne Garréta, translated from the French  (France, Deep Vellum)

Jesse T. Lichtenstein: The Body Where I Was Born by Guadalupe Nettel, translated from the Spanish  (Mexico, Seven Stories Press)

Congratulations to both of them. To see the full list of 25, click here.