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Adan Kovacsics

Adan Kovasics (Santiago de Chile, 1953) is the author of Guerra y lenguaje (War and Language) as well as being a translator from Hungarian and German. He has received several awards from the Austrian Ministry of Education and Culture for his translations of works by Karl Kraus, Heimito von Doderer, Hans Lebert, Joseph Roth, Stefan Zweig, Ingeborg Bachmann and Ilse Aichinger. He was also awarded the Ángel Crespo Prize for his translation of Ádám Bodor’s El distrito de Sinistra (Sinistra District), the Second Imre Kertész Translation Prize and the National Prize for Translation.