Sad news - and no, we're not referring to the use of "impact" as a verb in the subhead. Arcade, publishers of Andrei Makine in this country, has filed for bankruptcy.
The couple founded Arcade in 1988. Its list of authors includes the renowned Mexican poet Octavio Paz and the Albanian writer Ismail Kadare, winner of the Man Booker Prize.
Mr. Seaver, who died in January at the age of 82, began his career at Grove Press, where he championed the work of Samuel Beckett and helped bring books by Henry Miller and Jean Genet to the United States.