We’re seeking literary translators

Ox and Pigeon is currently accepting submissions of translations into English from all languages. We are specifically looking for short stories for future issues of our journal, The Portable Museum, including an issue focusing on lesser-known modernists from around the world.

Additionally, we are looking for regular submissions of translated texts (interviews, articles, criticism, essays, journalism) from foreign media, literary journals, etc., to feature on our blog.

Finally, we are accepting proposals for novels in translation. 

Submission information for authors and translators

If you are a translator or author, you can send submissions to us at Please include a cover letter with a brief summary of the text you are submitting, along with the status of the foreign rights. In the case of short story submissions, please attach the entire story. For novels, attach a translated fragment of at least 20 pages.