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#womenintranslation, Parthian Books, Translation, Women in Translation, Writers in Translation -

August is #womenintranslation month, and at Parthian we always strive to celebrate those literary gems – poetry, fiction, memoir – that would otherwise not reach an English-language readership. We have a wealth of talented female authors and translators on our list and we're constantly seeking to add to it. This week saw the release of the wonderful short-story collection Burning Bones by Miren Agur Meabe, translated from Basque by Amaia Gabantxo. In a fascinating interview with Sophie Buchaillard for Wales Arts Review, Amaia Gabantxo discusses the joys and thorny aspects of translating poetry and prose from Basque to English.  ...

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#AuthorInsights, John Sam Jones, WBOTY22 -

Revisiting the Wales Art Review conversation between Isaac Romanov and author John Sam Jones.

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Up next on Parthian Summer Reading Shelf is The Vagabond King by Jodie Bond, Parthian's first delve in the fantasy story world. Escape into Jodie Bond's world of grisly battles, witches and immortality with 20% off - just use code VAGABOND20 at the checkout.

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Alys Conran, Announcements, News, Pigeon, Pijin -

We are delighted to announce that Alys Conran's award-winning debut novel Pigeon is being adapted into a stage play. The coming of age story has been adapted by Bethan Marlow into Pigeon | Pijin, a Theatr Gendlaethol Cymru and Theatr Iolo co-production in association with Pontio. Touring across welsh theatres from spring 2023. 

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Check out our list of reading recommendations to keep the Pride celebrations going! 

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