Category Archives: The Great Untranslated

The Great Untranslated: De Zondvloed (The Deluge) by Jeroen Brouwers

When you hear “the Great Dutch novel”, what is it that first comes to your mind? Harry Mulisch’s The Discovery of Heaven? Willem Frederik Hermans’ The Dark Room of Damocles? Or, perhaps, Hugo Claus’ The Sorrow of Belgium? but that … Continue reading

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The Great Untranslated: O Megas Anatolikos by Andreas Embirikos

This is to inaugurate a new category of this blog. It will be an idiosyncratic overview of works not translated into any language that I can read or not translated at all, but which, judging by the secondary sources,  seem to … Continue reading

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