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Howard Goldblatt Awarded Guggenheim Fellowship

Author: Shannon Chapla

 

Howard Goldblatt, research professor in the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures at the University of Notre Dame and the foremost translator of modern and contemporary Chinese literature in the West, has been awarded the 2009 Man Asian Literary Prize for his translation of “The Boat to Redemption” by Chinese author Su Tong. The book is about a disgraced party official forced to make a new life among the boat people resulting in revolutionary impulse. Read More