• The Sleep of the Righteous events in SF and NYC

    Don't miss upcoming events December 1st and 3rd with translator Isabel Fargo Cole discussing Wolfgang Hilbig's “beautiful, dream-like stories of the pain and wonder of becoming oneself.”

  • The Boys Now Available

    From author Toni Sala and translator Mara Faye Lethem, the latest Two Lines Press title--called "altogether brilliant"--is on sale now!

  • Celebrate the Art of Translation

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For 20 years the Center's Two Lines Press has filled a gap in publishing, giving readers access to renowned and emerging writers from around the world. Join our community of readers passionate about literature in translation. Check out the Two Lines Press website to see a catalog of titles, subscribe, read our blog, or join the mailing list.


Poetry Inside Out's language arts curriculum is dedicated to the idea that all students deserve to be challenged and engaged by learning. No other creative writing or literacy program combines poetry and translation to teach skills and spark imagination, and allows kids the freedom to come up with their own ideas, not just the "right" answer. Read more about the program or request Poetry Inside Out at your school.