Max Weiss's Translation of The Beekeeper Longlisted for National Book Award in Translated Literature

Posted
September 17, 2018
The Beekeeper: Rescuing the Stolen Women of Iraq by Dunya Mikhail and Translated by Max Weiss and Dunya Mikhail

The National Book Award for Translated Literature will honor both author and translator, and aims to broaden readership for global voices and spark dialogue around international stories.

Dunya Mikhail, The Beekeeper: Rescuing the Stolen Women of Iraq, translated by Max Weiss and Dunya Mikhail, tells the true story of a beekeeper who risks his life to rescue enslaved women from Daesh.