Litrix.de presents selected new German-language releases. The programme offers support for translation projects within the context of its cyclical three-year focus on a specific language and region. Current special focus: 2019 – 2020 Greek.
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- Driven by curiosity and the lust for life(19. January 2021)
He was a poet and a lawyer, theatre director and naturalist, politician and traveller – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe was an all-rounder and his interests varied greatly. His aim was always – to make the best of life.
For this year’s International Translation Day, Goethe-Instituts in nine cities around the world are hosting literary translation events open to the general public.
Reviews of new titles from Germany
The Goethe-Institut’s new program for bringing literature in German to English-speaking readers
Recommendations from Central Eastern Europe on new German-language fiction and non-fiction: "Bücher, über die man spricht" (i.e. books people are talking about) presents new publications twice a year and reports on current trends.
Portraits of comic-strip artists
Sophisticated German literature in English translation