Radka Denemarková honoured in Germany, Czech Republic (again!)

The author of the thrilling Money From Hitler has again been lauded by members of the literary community in Germany. Both Denemarková and her German translator have been awarded the Usedomer Literary Prize. For German speakers, here is more on the award and other authors involved with the event: http://www.usedomerliteraturtage.de/index.html

In other Denemarková-related news, she has been nominated in the Czech Republic for the Magnesia Litera Prize for her Czech translation of a work by Herta Müller, winner of the 2009 Nobel Prize in Literature. For readers of Czech, you can find out more about this great awards series here: http://magnesia.netport.cz/

For English readers, there is a great explanation of the prize on Slavic Studies Librarianship blog

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