Works

2016

Oedipus in Brooklyn and Other Stories by Blume Lempel, translated by Ellen Cassedy & Yermiyahu Ahron Taub

Awards and Recognition

  • 2016 PEN/Heim Translation Grant
  • • 2013 Grub Street National Book Prize for Non-Fiction
  • • 2013 Prakhin International Literary Foundation Award
  • • Shortlist, William Saroyan International Prize for Literature
  • • Best Book, Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies
  • • 2013 Towson University Prize for Literature
  • • Silver Medal in History, 2012 ForeWord Reviews Best Book of the Year Award
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Location

Takoma Park, MD

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Category

General Non-Fiction, Journalism, Biography & History, Fiction & Literature