In anticipation of the 2021 International Booker Prize winner announcement on 2 June, English PEN is proud to welcome a panel of the shortlisted translators for an evening of insight into the art of literary translation.
Joining us for a discussion about their shortlisted works will be Martin Aitken, Sasha Dugdale, Megan McDowell, Anna Moschovakis, Mark Polizzotti and Adrian Nathan West.
The event will be chaired by writer, translator, Chair of English PEN and former International Booker Prize judge Maureen Freely.
The conversation will also be shared as a published piece on PEN Transmissions, English PEN’s magazine for international writing, ahead of the winner announcement.
This year’s shortlist is:
This event is presented in partnership with the International Booker Prize.