Would you like to find out more about German literature in translation?
This website presents a selection of contemporary German literature (novels, non-fiction, books for children and young adults) that has been translated into English, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, Finnish, Dutch and Gaelic.
You will also be introduced to translators and publishers, find out information on translation, the German book market and German literature in general.
The Goethe-Institut promotes the translation of German-language literature in other languages. Non-German publishers can apply to us for financial support for translations. To find out more, contact the Goethe-Institut in your country.
The Goethe-Institut’s European Translators’ Residency Programme, in cooperation with the Alfred Toepfer Foundation F.V.S. and the Cultural Foundation of the Free State of Saxony are offering a work grant in Germany to literary translators from abroad.