Johann-Heinrich-Voß-Preis

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 €15,000 since 2002.

Awardees

Rudolf Wittkopf

Rudolf Wittkopf

Writer and Translator
Born 5/8/1933
Deceased 22/9/1997

Johann-Heinrich-Voß-Preis 1987
Laudatory Address by Fritz Vogelgsang
Acceptance Speech by Rudolf Wittkopf
Diploma

Rudolf Wittkopf für seine Übertragungen französischer und lateinamerikanischer Autoren...

Jury members
Kommission: Hanno Helbling, Friedhelm Kemp, Marian Szyrocki, Elmar Tophoven, Hans Wollschläger

Mitglieder des Erweiterten Präsidiums