Tuesday, December 8, 2009

"The Science Fiction and Fantasy Translation Awards"

Only announced yet.

"The first awards – one for long-form literature (40,000 words and above) and one for short forms – will be presented at UCR’s Eaton Science Fiction Conference in 2011. The awards will consist of a trophy and a cash prize, which will be presented to both the author and the translator."

Will "seek out and reward authors and translators who bring fresh new works created in other languages to the English-speaking world".

The awards have their own website.
[via The Literary Saloon]