(author) was born in 1960 in Boulder, Colorado (USA) and attended Harvard College before studying art history at Columbia University. He founded New York Review Books (NYRB) Classic in 1999 and has been working as a publisher for his own publishing house ever since. Frank also works as a poet and has published several volumes of poetry
The aim of NYRB Classics and Frank is to publish and translate works by American and international writers from all over the world. Frank has published works by Honoré de Balzac, Alice Herdan-Zuckmayer and Henry Green, among others. Works from the series published by Frank repeatedly attract great attention. Magda Szabó, for example, made it into the New York Times list of the ten best books of 2015 with “The Door” via the NYRB Classics publication.
The Further Adventures of Pinocchio.Lo Specchio d’Arte. 2014.
Snake Train: Poems 1985 – 2013. Shearsman Books. 2015.
Literature as a commodity: mass production and language art?
Wed, 11. July, 17:00, Studio 1 (Kunstquartier Bethanien)
Fri, 13. July, 20:00, Berlinische Galerie