Listen to Montreal author Matthew Murphy read from his first novel, A Beckoning War.
There's a lot to love in this masterful translation. Review
MATTHEW MURPHY INTERVIEW
"We have an ambiguous relationship with war—we find it repulsive and glorious, we decry the decision to go to war but support the troops."Interview
POUR RÉUSSIR UN POULET
Marie-Claude Plourde’s translation brings across the gritty, rhythmic language of the GG-winning original in working-class English that verges on broken.Excerpt
THE MUSCLES OF MERMAIDS
“They say that when you look out to sea, you feel just as tiny as you do beneath the dark sky of night. That you disappear into the vastness of it all. That’s really all we’re hoping for today. To vanish into the dense, liquid air of a white shoreline. Marie is dead.” Short story in translation
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