Love Is Not Enough: A Mother’s Memoir of Autism, Madness, and Hope by Jenny Lexhed, translated by Jennifer Hawkins, is a brutally honest look at a parent’s experience of a severely autistic child. Published by Arcade Publishing, this memoir is a “beautiful and searing read.”
Essays and Nonfiction
Papers presented at the Nordic Translation Conference 2013 held at the University of East Anglia have now been published as True North: Literary Translation in the Nordic Countries, edited by B.J. Epstein. Click here for more information about the book, including a table of contents and how to order.
Ulf Peter Hallberg, a Swedish writer based in Berlin, is the author of many books. Hallberg is also a prolific translator from German, French and English into Swedish, including Shakespeare, Molière, Walter Benjamin and Brecht. European Trash. Fourteen Ways to Remember a Father is his first book to be published in English, translated by Erland Anderson and Ingrid Cassady.