Turtle Point Press is pleased to announce the launch of the Helen Marx Translation Award. The Award will be awarded bi-annually for a work of literary prose (fiction, memoir, essays) translated from any language into English from a writer and translator of color. Turtle Point is establishing the Award to encourage the literary work of people of color, to bring a more diverse selection of outstanding global literature to English-speaking readers, and to honor the late translator and publisher Helen Marx.

Further details to follow.