Jackie Smith

Longlist, 2021 National Book Awards

Jackie Smith was selected for the New Books in German Emerging Translators Program and has won the Austrian Cultural Forum London Translation Prize. (Photo credit: New Directions)
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An Inventory of Losses

ISBN 9780811229630 New Directions

Each disparate object described in this book—a Caspar David Friedrich painting, a species of tiger, a villa in Rome, a Greek love poem, an island in the Pacific—shares a common fate: it no longer exists, except as the dead end of a paper trail. More about this book >

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Jackie Smith

Jackie Smith was selected for the New Books in German Emerging Translators Program and has won the Austrian Cultural Forum London Translation Prize.

(Photo credit: New Directions)

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