Spanish – Premio Valle Inclán

The Premio Valle Inclán is an annual prize of £2,000 for translations into English of full length Spanish language works of literary merit and general interest. The prize was established in 1997.

The Premio Valle Inclan 2020 winner was Katherine Silver for her translation of The Word of the Speechless by Julio Ramon Ribeyro (New York Review Books)

The runner-up was Anne McLean for her transaltion of Lord of All the Dead by Javier Cercas (MacLehose Press)

The 2021 Prize is now open and the entry deadline is 
Sunday 28 February 2021, 5pm (GMT)

Enter Now

  • Entries must be translations from Spanish into English but may be from any period and from anywhere in the world.
  • Entries must have been published in 2020.
  • Full Terms and Conditions are listed at the start of the entry form.
  • Presented at a ceremony in 2022.