Go Went Gone
Jenny Erpenbeck is the author of The Old Child & The Book of Words (2008), Visitation (2010) and The End of Days (2014, winner of the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize), all published by Portobello. Her fiction is published in fourteen languages.Susan Bernofsky has translated works by Robert Walser, Franz Kafka, and many others. The recipient of the 2006 Helen and Kurt Wolff Prize and the 2012 Hermann Hesse Translation Prize, she is the author of Foreign Words: Translator-Authors in the Age of Goethe and is currently at work on a biography of Robert Walser. Her translation of Jenny Erpenbeck's The End of Days was awarded the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize, the Oxford-Weidenfeld Translation Prize, the Schlegel-Tieck Translation Prize, and the Ungar Award.