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Chad Post

Open Letter Press, Director
Arts, Sciences, and Engineering

Department of College

Areas of expertise: Publishing

Press contact:
Valerie Alhart

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Open Letter Books

University of Rochester Launches Open Letter, A New Publishing House Dedicated to Literature in Translation

In the News

Los Angeles Times
Best Translated Book Awards finalists announced
April 15, 2014

Translating Foreign-Language Fiction
March 19, 2014

Los Angeles Times
The Best Translated Book Awards announces fiction longlist
March 11, 2014

Washington Post
Prizes of $5,000 awarded for translated Hungarian fiction, Romanian poetry
May 07, 2013

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News Releases

Open Letter Books Launches New Ebook Series
June 08, 2011

2011 Best Translated Book Award Winners Announced
May 02, 2011

Fiction and Poetry Finalists Announced for the 2011 Best Translated Book Award
March 24, 2011

2011 Best Translated Book Award: Fiction Longlist
January 27, 2011

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Chad W. Post is the director of Open Letter, the University' new publishing house that deals exclusively with works in translation. He is also the co-founder and co-director of Reading the World, an innovative collaboration between publishers and independent booksellers to increase the readership for international literature. Prior to coming to UR, from 200-2006, he was the associate director of Dalkey Archive Press, one of the country’s largest nonprofit publishers.