Instantly recognizable in his trademark fedora, which accents his piercing eyes, author Kazufumi Shiraishi is well known in Japan for his stories featuring ruminative heroes, who, faced with life’s predicaments, never cease to ask the deeper questions, constantly turning to Read on! →
[IN SEARCH OF THE GRAIL] is a free-wheeling, multi-layered, open-ended patchwork piece — indeed, one that allows for (or already exists in ?) many variations, as one of the characters … an interesting novel of the times — and a fun, Read on! →
“Evasive, challenging, and resistant to anything formulaic or predictable, Maya Vidmar is clearly one of the finest European poets writing at present, as evidenced by this very satisfactory selection.” Read the full review of Maja Vidmar’s THE GIFT OF DELAY Read on! →
We are saddened to announce that Nick Wadley died recently. Nick was both an author of and friend to the Press. In his life, Nick was a man who was passionate about his diverse interests. He taught art history at Chelsea Read on! →
“Forget the conventions of literature, the man’s story spills out without apparent revision, demotic, raw, tormented.” To read the full review, visit RTE’s website.
Among a shortlist of 20 finalists in the translation category, João Almino’s ENIGMAS OF SPRING was awarded the runner-up position for Brazil’s prestigious Prêmio Jabuti.
We are saddened to report that Charles Harris passed away yesterday. His vision of creating a critical mass in the early 1990’s is what brought Dalkey to Illinois State University, where Curtis White and Cecile Giscombe already were. Soon we Read on! →
We are pleased to announce that, on November 20, 2017, Ishmael Reed will be presented with a Special Pioneer Award at the 45th Annual Vivian Robinson Audelco Award Ceremony for Excellence in Black Theatre. Congratulations to Mr. Reed. You can Read on! →
In collaboration with author, Andrew Colarusso, Dalkey Archive Press is pleased to announce that proceeds from THE SOVEREIGN will go to ISER (Institute for Socio-Ecological Research) Caribe, a non-profit organization coordinating efforts to install water filtration units in areas of Read on! →
“[One] of Ní Dhuibhne’s many gifts is her ability to make the old stories new and fresh.” Read the full review by Martina Evans online at The Irish Times.