Reitter is finalist for 2019 NJB Award

January 23, 2020

Reitter is finalist for 2019 NJB Award

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Cover of The Auto­bi­og­ra­phy of Solomon Mai­mon: The Com­plete Translation
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Paul Reitter’s translation of The Autobiography of Solomon Maimon was selected as a finalist for the 2019 National Jewish Book Award in Autobiography and Memoir, an unexpected honor for a new rendering of a book first published in 1792/3. Administered by the National Jewish Book Council, the National Jewish Book Awards is now in its 69th year, which makes it the longest-running program of its kind in North America.

The Auto­bi­og­ra­phy of Solomon Mai­mon: The Com­plete Translation
Yitzhak Y. Melamed, Abra­ham Socher, eds.; Paul Reit­ter, trans.
Prince­ton Uni­ver­si­ty Press