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Ann Goldstein is an editor at The New Yorker. She says she tries to stick to the text when she translates. "You're not trying to write your own version of it," she says. Courtesy of Ann Goldstein hide caption

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Translator Behind Elena Ferrante Novels Says Her Job Is To Be An 'Enabler'
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'I Regret Everything': Toni Morrison Looks Back On Her Personal Life
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Toni Morrison won a Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1988 for her novel Beloved. In 1993 she became the first African-American woman to win the Nobel Prize for literature. And in 2012, President Obama awarded Morrison the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Michael Lionstar/Knopf/AP hide caption

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'I Regret Everything': Toni Morrison Looks Back On Her Personal Life
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Sail Into Summer With Novel Picks From Alan Cheuse
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With 'A Mercy', A 'Beloved' Author Returns
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Toni Morrison Finds 'A Mercy' In Servitude
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'Beloved' Tops Peers' List of Top Novels
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