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The 2019 Flight of Books from OOMPH! Press

PRE-ORDER BUNDLE SALE


We are incredibly excited to announce our catalog of new titles for 2019.

In our commitment to finding some of today’s most cutting-edge poetry and short prose in translation into English, we hope you’re as thrilled as we are to welcome these four books into the world: FIRST BREATHS by Mohammed Khaïr-Eddine (Morocco) translated from French by Jake Syersak; From Embracing the Sparrow-Wall, or 1 Schumann-Madness by Friederike Mayröcker (Austria) translated from German by Jonathan Larson; WORDS by Helena Österlund (Sweden) translated from Swedish by Paul Cunningham; and Expendables by Emma Villazón (Bolivia) translated from Spanish by Thomas Rothe.

In order to make the collection as accessible as possible, we’re offering a package bundle deal — The 2019 Flight of Books from OOMPH! Press. Reserve Flight A and receive all 4 texts as they become available in the coming months; or, reserve Flight B for all 4 texts, along with our first two multilingual anthologies.

As an international literary press, OOMPH! is devoted to publishing contemporary poetry and short prose in translation that is both innovative and daring. We’d like to invite you to join us on our journey to continue publishing new literature written in countries around the world and encouraging cross-cultural & -linguistic exchange by purchasing a flight today.

Thank you for your continued support.


FLIGHT A

1 digital chapbook + 3 print books

$40

(includes shipping to US, UK, Germany, France, Spain & Italy)

FIRST BREATHS
by Mohammed Khaïr-Eddine
(Morocco)
translated from French by Jake Syersak
(digital)


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From Embracing the Sparrow-Wall, or 1 Schumann-Madness
by Friederike Mayröcker (Austria)
translated from German by Jonathan Larson
(print)

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WORDS (from Words and Colors)
by Helena Österlund (Sweden)
translated from Swedish by Paul Cunningham
(print)


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Expendables
by Emma Villazón (Bolivia)
translated from Spanish by Thomas Rothe
(print)



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FLIGHT B

1 digital chapbook + 3 print books + 2 anthologies

$50

(includes shipping to US, UK, Germany, France, Spain & Italy)

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CONTEMPORARY WORKS IN TRANSLATION: A MULTILINGUAL ANTHOLOGY (VOL. I)

A multilingual collection of contemporary poetry and short prose with side-by-side translations into English from German, Swedish, Arabic, Hebrew, Croatian, Spanish, French and Portuguese (print, 2016).

Featuring work from the following authors & translators:

Laura Vazquez (trans. by Evan Leed)
Daniel Blanchard (trans. by JD Larson)
Friederike Mayröcker (trans. by JD Larson)
Yorlady Ruíz López (trans. by Emily Paskevics)
Sara Tuss Efrik (trans. by Paul Cunningham)
Sofia Roberg (trans. by Nicholas Lawrence)
Rodrigo Lira (trans. Thomas Rothe & Rodrigo Olavarría)
Véronique Pittolo (trans. by Laura Mullen)
Nasser Rabah (trans. by Joanna Chen & Julie Yelle)
Yonatan Berg (trans. by Joanna Chen)
Laura Wittner (trans. by Shira Rubenstein)
Olja Savičević Ivančević (trans. by Andrea Jurjevic)
Roberta Iannamico (trans. by Alexis Almeida)
Roberto Barbery (trans. by Evan Leed)

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CONTEMPORARY WORKS IN TRANSLATION: A MULTILINGUAL ANTHOLOGY (VOL. II)

A multilingual collection of contemporary poetry and short prose with side-by-side translations into English from Spanish, French and Italian (print, 2018).


Featuring work from the following authors & translators:

Jaime Pinos (trans. by Carlos Soto Román)
Giorgia Romagnoli (trans. by Giorgia Romagnoli)
Mohammed Khaïr-Eddine (trans. by Jake Syersak)
Marco Giovenale (trans. by Diana Thow)
Alessandro De Francesco (trans. Andreas Burckhardt)
Nurit Kasztelan (trans. by Francesca Cricelli)
Florinda Fusco (trans. by Jean-luc Defromont)
Martín Armada (trans. by Shira Rubenstein)
Diego Alfaro Palma (trans. by Lucian Mattison)
Liliana Moreno Muñoz (trans. by Emily Paskevics)
Alessandra Greco (trans. by Marcella Greco)
Claudio Bertoni (trans. by Carlos Soto Román)
Maria Grazia Calandrone (trans. by Johanna Bishop)
Marina Yuszczuk (trans. by Alexis Almeida)
Giancarlo Huapaya (trans. by Ilana Luna)
Andrea Inglese (trans. by Sara Elena Rossetti) 

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