QUILL Award

I won the 2011 QUILL Translation Award given by Queens Council on the Arts. The award was given at a literature reading featuring writers, poets and translators. It was the first time I had to talk in public after being introduced as a translator, thank goodness it was only a few sentences. I met some like-minded attendees who work in translation or volunteer for organizations that promote the arts, a very inspiring bunch of people.

The book I proposed to translate is not as long as my last project and has to be completed by next summer. Hope to get it done long before then!

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s