Literature & Talks

Literature © Goethe-Institut/Getty Images

Literature Links and Panel Discussions

We’ve compiled lists of award-winning German translations, including classics (Deutsche Welle) current translations (Helen and Kurt Wolff Tanslator's Prize), trends (Book Blog), local favorites (in German, Goethe-Institut Book Club) and author profiles. Enjoy reading!

Books First – Preview of upcoming literary translations. 
Books First

100 must-read German Books in English translation, compiled by Deutsche Welle.
100 Must-Read Books by Deutsche Welle

Helen and Kurt Wolff Translator's Prize, including a list of past recipients and their award-winning translations.Helen and Kurt Wolff Translator's Prize

Book blog: German books in translation compared to recent UK book trends.
Book Blog

In German only: selections of the Goethe-Institut Boston Book Club.
Book Club Selections - German only

Even more links, compiled by the Goethe-Institut's Literature Department:
Literature Links

Portraits of leading German Authors. Remember some of them from their visits to Boston?