The »Johann-Heinrich-Voß-Preis für Übersetzung« (Prize for Translation) has been awarded by the German Academy for Language and Literature since 1958 for the »outstanding achievements in translation,« with a particular emphasis on the translation of literature into German.
The prize is awarded annually at the spring conference of the German Academy.
The Johann Heinrich Voß Prize has been endowed with €20,000 since 2002.
Member since 1977
... dem Wegbereiter Samuel Becketts in Deutschland.
Kommission: Hans Bender, Hans Hennecke, Horst Rüdiger, Fritz Usinger
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