Marianne Craven

Ilchman-Richardson Award, 2010

In recognition of her contribution as the managing director of academic programs for the Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs.

Sholeh Wolpe

Persian Translation Prize, 2010

For her translation of Sin: Selected Poems of Forough Farrokhzad (Univ of Arkansas Press 2008, preface by Alicia Ostriker). Frank Lewis, the president of the American Institute for Iranian Studies, notes that this musical and compelling version draws the reader along and catches the exquisite balance and pacing of the poet’s language; he hopes that this translation will help Farrokhzad claim her rightful place in the international canon. Wolpe is an Iranian-American poet, literary translator and visual artist; see her website at www.sholehwolpe.com.

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.

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.

Michael Berry

MLA-Roth Award, Honorable Mention, 2010

Joint award, with Susan Chan Egan, for their translation of Wang Anyi’s Song of Everlasting Sorrow: A Novel of Shanghai. Berry is at UC Santa Barbara.

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.

Serge Chauvin

Prix Coindreau, 2010

For his translations of Apex and The Colossus of New York (Gallimard), by the New York novelist and MacArthur Fellow Colson Whitehead.

Nadezhda T. Radulova

Dyankov Prize, 2010

For her translations into Bulgarian of Firmin: Adventures of a Metropolitan Lowlife, by Sam Savage, and The Human Stain, by Philip Roth.

Milen Ruskov

Dyankov Prize, Second Place, 2010

For his translations of Money, by Martin Amis, and De Niro’s Game, by Rawi Hage.

Chelsea Lane‐Miller

Australian Project Support, 2010

Project on water distribution policy in the Murray‐Darling basin, which weighed the needs of communities against those of farmers and the environment. Lane-Miller, a graduate of Dartmouth College, conducted this research in Adelaide at the University of Southern Australia.