NYRB titles on the PEN Literary Awards shortlist April 21, 2015

We’re pleased to announce that Peter Bush’s translation of Josep Pla’s The Gray Notebook has been shortlisted for the PEN Translation Prize and Ian Buruma’s Theater of Cruelty has made the PEN/Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award for the Art of the Essay shortlist. 

The winners will be announced on June 8, at the 2015 PEN Literary Awards Ceremony.