Austrian State Prizes for Literary Translation 2010 to Adan Kovacsics and Johann Strutz

On 3rd July 2011 (http://bachmannpreis the Austrian State Prize for Literary Translation 2010 will be awarded to Adan Kovacsics (Spain) and Johann Strutz (Austria). The awarding ceremony will be held in Klagenfurt, in the house where famous Austrian writer Robert Musil was born and which now accommodates a  research centre and museum on Musil.

Jacqueline Csuss to receive the Austrian Arts Prize for the translation of literature for young people

Jacqueline Csuss’ oeuvre as a translator of English literature for young people has earned her a reputation as a most prolific translator, and most recently one of the Austrian Arts Prizes 2010.

The Austrian Arts Prizes are awarded by the Austrian Federal Ministry for Education, Arts and Culture to artists of outstanding merit in different categories.