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UHV/ABR READING SERIES

DATE: Thursday  11/3/2016

TIME: Noon to 1:00 p.m.

PLACE: University of Houston-Victoria, Alcorn Auditorium (UW 204)


John E. Woods




SPEAKER: John E. Woods

Woods won both the 1981 American Book Award and PEN award for his translation of Arno Schmidt’s Evening Edged in Gold and has published a new translation of Thomas Mann’s Buddenbrooks. He also is the translator of Schmidt’s Collected Novellas, Two Novels: The Stony Heart and B/Moondocks, Collected Stories and Nobodaddy’s Children, all of which are available from Dalkey Archive Press based at UHV. He lives in Berlin.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_E._Woods

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY:

Translations

Arno Schmidt’s Evening Edged in Gold

Thomas Mann’s Buddenbrooks

Arno Schmidt’s Collected Novellas

Arno Schmidt’s Two Novels: The Stony Heart and B/Moondocks

Arno Schmidt’s i>Collected Stories

Arno Schmidt’s Nobodaddy’s Children

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