Ros Schwartz is the award-winning translator of some seventy-five works of fiction and nonfiction, including the 2010 edition of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s Le Petit Prince. In 2009, she was made a Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres, and was awarded the 2017 John Sykes Memorial Prize for Excellence by the Institute of Translation and Interpreting.
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Language In Exile
One summer’s day, for the first time, Mitzi broached the past. Past in the present, so present, with everything it had deposited in this room that suddenly seemed so vast. Everything that the grim tide deposits on the shores of a life.