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Translation pitch at ITD 2018

Do you have a book that you’ve always wanted to bring to an Anglophone readership? Well, here’s your chance. At this year’s International Translation Day, you get the chance to pitch to editors. Ailah Ahmed (Virago, Little, Brown), Federico Andornino (Weidenfeld & Nicolson) and Isabel Wall (Viking, Penguin Random House) will discuss three translation pitches

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English PEN on BBC Victoria Derbyshire programme

On 7 August 2018 Robert Sharp was invited on to the BBC Victoria Derbyshire programme to discuss the banning of InfoWars by social media companies. Robert noted that the limits of free speech begin when someone incites violence against other people, but expressed concern that private companies in Silicon Valley could effectively determine who gets

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