The German List

German literature in English translation

Deutschsprachige Litertatur
Illustration: Tobias Schrank, Goethe-Institut

Demanding, modern German-language literature in English – that is the German List. Since 2009 Naveen Kishore has been editing this series in his publishing house Seagull Books. More than 100 translations have already been published.

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Books

Selected translations from Seagull Books

People

All authors and translators of Seagull Books

Publishing House

All about Seagull Books

Naveen Kishore Photo: Naveen Kishore

Publisher

Naveen Kishore is the founder and director of Seagull Books in Kolkata.

Sunandini Banerjee Photo: Naveen Kishore

Book Designer

Most of the book covers have been designed by Sunandini Banerjee.

German List: Events

'How can you hear...'

A new series of online live streamings that will allow people of intellectual rigour to engage with each other in the real world and create a corpus of contemporary political, philosophical, literary and socially concerned conversations.

'How can you hear what I am saying? I am so far away . . . '

German List - Conversations on reading and writing Germany
We continue with the series of online live streamings that will allow people of intellectual rigour to engage with each other in the real world and create a corpus of contemporary political, philosophical, literary and socially concerned conversations.
An evening of conversation between two writers
#5 Jo Lendle and Sandip Roy

'How can you hear what I am saying? I am so far away . . . '

German List - Conversations on reading and writing Germany
We continue with the series of online live streamings that will allow people of intellectual rigour to engage with each other in the real world and create a corpus of contemporary political, philosophical, literary and socially concerned conversations.
An evening of conversation between two writers
#4 Katharina Winkler and Sandip Roy


Also enjoy a scenic reading of excerpts from the book ‘BLUE JEWELLERY’ by Katharina Winkler performed by the author herself in German and performed by the Ratna Pathak Shah in English.

'How can you hear what I am saying? I am so far away . . . '

German List - Conversations on reading and writing Germany
We continue with the series of online live streamings that will allow people of intellectual rigour to engage with each other in the real world and create a corpus of contemporary political, philosophical, literary and socially concerned conversations.
An evening of conversation between two writers
#3 Nora Bossong and Sandip Roy


Also enjoy a scenic reading of excerpts from the book GRAMSCI'S FALL by Nora Bossong performed by Cassie Layton.

'HOW CAN YOU HEAR...'

German List - Conversations on reading and writing Germany
Conversations. Encounters across cultures. Intense. Investigative. Probing. Online live streamings that will allow people of intellectual rigour to engage with each other. 
An evening of conversation between
#2 Inka Parei and Sandip Roy.


Also enjoy a scenic reading of excerpts from the book The Cold Centre by Inka Parei performed by Tanmay Dhanania.

'HOW CAN YOU HEAR...'

German List - Conversations on reading and writing Germany
Conversations. Encounters across cultures. Intense. Investigative. Probing. Online live streamings that will allow people of intellectual rigour to engage with each other. 
An evening of conversation between 
#1 Monica Cantieni and Sandip Roy.

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