Royall Tyler

LRA-Tyler-e1417985767339-150x150MLA-Roth Award, 2014

For his translation of The Tale of the Heike (Viking, 2012). Tyler is at Australian National University.

Robert & Elizabeth Chandler

MLA-Roth Award, Honorable Mention, 2014

For their translation of Happy Moscow, by Andrey Platonov (New York Review Books, 2012).

Peter Cole

MLA-Roth Award, Honorable Mention, 2014

For The Poetry of Kabbalah: Mystical Verse from the Jewish Tradition (Yale Univ. Press, 2012).

Christina E. Kramer

Christine Kramer

Christine Kramer

MLA-Roth Award, Honorable Mention, 2014

For her translation of Freud’s Sister by Goce Smilevski (Penguin, 2012).

Gordon M. Sayre

MLA-Roth Award, Honorable Mention, 2014

For his translation of The Memoir of Lieutenant Dumont 1715-1747: A Sojourner in the French Atlantic, by Jean-Francois-Benjamin Dumont de Montigny (Univ. of North Carolina Press, for the Omohundro Inst. of Early American History and Culture, 2012). Sayre is at the University of Oregon.

Arkadi Klioutchanski

MLA-Roth Award, 2012

Joint award, with John Woodsworth, for their translation of My Life, the autobiography of Sofia Andreevna Tolstaya, Leo Tolstoy’s wife of over fifty years. Klioutchanski is at the University of Ottawa.

John Woodsworth

MLA-Roth Award, 2012

MLA-Roth-AwardJoint award, with Arkadi Klioutchanski, for their translation of My Life, the autobiography of Sofia Andreevna Tolstaya, Leo Tolstoy’s wife of over fifty years. Woodworth is at the University of Ottawa.

Michael Beard

MLA-Roth Award, 2010

Joint award, with Adnan Haydar, for their moving translation of Mihyar of Damascus: His Songs, by the Syrian poet Adonis. Beard is at the University of North Dakota.

Adnan Haydar

MLA-Roth Award, 2010

Joint award, with Michael Beard, for their moving translation of Mihyar of Damascus: His Songs, by the Syrian poet Adonis. Haydar is at the University of Arkansas.

Susan Chan Egan

MLA-Roth Award, Honorable Mention, 2010

Joint award, with Michael Berry, for their translation of Wang Anyi’s Song of Everlasting Sorrow: A Novel of Shanghai.