Ingratitude, by Ying Chen. Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1998; paperback Univ. of California Press, 1999. Excerpted in Francophone Women Writers: Feminisms, Postcolonialisms, Cross-Cultures, Lexington Books, 2011.
Childhood, by Patrick Chamoiseau. University of Nebraska Press, 1998; excerpted in The New Yorker, December, 1997.
The Stranger Next Door, by Amélie Nothomb. Henry Holt & Co., 1997.
Corruption, by Tahar Ben Jelloun. The New Press, October 1995; paperback October 1996.
Night Departure and No Place, by Emmanuel Bove. Four Walls Eight Windows, July 1995.
Extremely Loud: Sound as a Weapon, by Juliette Volcler, The New Press, 2013.
Racism Explained to my Daughter, by Tahar Ben Jelloun, The New Press, 1999; paperback 2006.
The History of Young People in the West, volume II, edited by Giovanni Levi and Jean-Claude Schmitt. Harvard University Press, spring 1997.
The Singular Beast: Jews, Christians and the Pig by Claudine Fabre-Vassas, Columbia University Press, 1997; paperback 1999.
The Craft of Zeus: Textile and Text in the Greco-Roman World by John Scheid and Jesper Svenbro. Harvard University Press, 1996; paperback 2001.
The New Ecological Order by Luc Ferry. University of Chicago Press, July 1995, paperback 1995.
The Failure of Political Islam by Olivier Roy. Harvard University Press, 1994; paperback 1996.
Gods and Vampires: Return to Chipaya by Nathan Wachtel. Univiversity of Chicago Press, 1994.
The Broken Dice and Other Mathematical Tales of Chance by Ivar Ekeland. University of Chicago Press, 1993; paperback 1996. *( Village Voice "Best Books of the Year").
The Taste for Beauty by Eric Rohmer, Cambridge University Press, 1990.
Renoir on Renoir: Interviews with Jean Renoir. Cambridge University Press, 1990.
Picasso: Collected Writings, Introduction by Michel Leiris (edited book and translated selected texts). Abbeville Press, 1989.
Cultural Misunderstandings: The French-American Experience, by Raymonde Carroll. The University of Chicago Press, 1989, paperback 1999. *(Excerpted in The Longwood Reader, 1993, Simon & Schuster.)
Joze Plecnik: Architect 1872-1957, edited by François Burkhardt, Claude Eveno and Boris Podrecca. The M.I.T. Press, 1989.
Asphyxiating Culture and Other Essays by Jean Dubuffet. Four Walls Eight Windows, 1988.
Selected Translations in Journals:
The New Yorker, December 1997, excerpt from Patrick Chamoiseau's Childhood.
Grand Street, summer 1996, Hervé Guibert, "The Hammam."
Voice Literary Supplement, June 1995, "The Worldly Philosopher," by Vincent Descombes.
Grand Street, March 1995, interview with philosopher Paul Virilio, reprinted in Architectural Digest.
Grand Street, fall 1993, excerpts from Louis Jouvet's Molière et la comédie classique.
Open City, May 1993, excerpt from Emmanuel Bove, Night Departure.
The Literary Review, summer 1993 (special Swiss issue), "Motionless at a Great Stride: In Praise of Folly and Some Swiss Vagabonds," by Nicolas Bouvier; "A Culture or a Nation?" by Etienne Barilier; "From the Fox to the Eubage: My Province that is Not a Province," by Maurice Chappaz.