Harold Augenbraum

Augenbraum at the 2010 [[Brooklyn Book Festival Harold Augenbraum (born March 31, 1953) is an American writer, editor, and translator. He is the former Executive Director of the National Book Foundation, and former member of the Board of Trustees of the Asian American Writers Workshop, and former vice chair of the New York Council for the Humanities. Before taking up his position at the National Book Foundation in November 2004, for fifteen years Augenbraum was Director of The Mercantile Library of New York (now the Center for Fiction), where he established the Center for World Literature, the New York Festival of Mystery, the Clifton Fadiman Medal, and the Proust Society of America. He has been awarded eight grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities, received a Raven Award from the Mystery Writers of America for distinguished service to the mystery field, and coordinated the national celebration of the John Steinbeck Centennial. He is on the advisory board of the literary magazine ''The Common'', based at Amherst College. In 2016, he was awarded an honorary doctorate from Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota. He is co-founder, with Alice Kaplan, of the Yale Translation Initiative at Yale University, where he is Associate Director, and from 2017 to 2019 was Acting Editor of ''The Yale Review''.

Augenbraum has published six books on Latino literature of the United States. He has translated new editions of Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca’s ''Chronicle of the Narváez Expedition'', and Filipino novelist José Rizal’s ''Noli Me Tangere'' (1887) and ''El filibusterismo'' for Penguin Classics. He also edited the ''Collected Poems of Marcel Proust''. Provided by Wikipedia
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    Latinos in English : a selected bibliography of Latino fiction writers of the United States / by Augenbraum, Harold

    Published 1992
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    Chronicle of the Narváez expedition / by Núñez Cabeza de Vaca, Alvar, active 16th century

    Published 2002
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    Encyclopedia Latina : history, culture, and society in the United States /

    Published 2005
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    Encyclopedia Latina : history, culture, and society in the United States /

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    Encyclopedia Latina : history, culture, and society in the United States /

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    Encyclopedia Latina : history, culture, and society in the United States /

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    Lengua fresca : Latinos writing on the edge /

    Published 2006
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    Growing up Latino : memoirs and stories /

    Published 1993
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    Encyclopedia Latina : history, culture, and society in the United States /

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    Lengua fresca : Latinos writing on the edge /

    Published 2006
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    Growing up Latino : memoirs and stories /

    Published 1993
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    U.S. Latino literature : a critical guide for students and teachers /

    Published 2000
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    The Latino reader : an American literary tradition from 1542 to the present /

    Published 1997
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    The Latino reader : an American literary tradition from 1542 to the present /

    Published 1997
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