PEN Translates grant awarded to PhD candidate and Spanish Tutor Samuel Rutter
SOLL PhD candidate and Spanish Tutor Samuel Rutter's translation of the novel "The Winterlings" by Cristina Sánchez-Andrade has been awarded a PEN Translates grant by English PEN.
Originally published in 2014 as Las Inviernas by Editorial Anagrama, it tells the story of two sisters from a remote Galician town who return to Spain after the civil war. The novel will be forthcoming in English in Australia and the UK in 2016 through Scribe Publications, and in the US through Restless Books.
More information can be found on the English PEN website.