Alexander Dickow Received PEN/Heim Translation Grant, Published in Online Journal
May 10, 2018
Alexander Dickow, an associate professor in the Department of Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures, was one of 12 recipients of a 2018 PEN/Heim Translation Fund Grant. Dickow was awarded $2,800 to assist in the completion of his translation from the French of Sylvie Kandé’s Neverending Quest for the Other Shore: An Epic in Three Cantos. An excerpt can be found here.
In addition, Dickow published “Eloge d’un poète sentimental” (In Praise of a Sentimental Poet), Cahiers Tristan Corbière 1 (2018): 219–31; and “Dèze le mécréant, pionnier allophage” (Dez the Impious, Pioneer of Heterophagy), Catastrophes6 (February 8, 2018), online.