Translated fiction is undergoing a renaissance in the UK. Come and hear some of the finest international authors and translators discuss their craft with journalist Alex Clark, a few days before the first winners of the newly evolved Man Booker International Prize are announced. The shortlisted books include the English PEN-supported A General Theory of Oblivion
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José Eduardo Agualusa’s latest novel, translated from Portuguese by Daniel Hahn and supported by a PEN Translates award, is one of the six novels shortlisted for the 2016 Man Booker International Prize. The Angolan writer previously won the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize with The Book of Chameleons (translated by Daniel Hahn). Also included on the
Daniel Hahn, author of the new edition of the Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature, writes from Bologna Children’s Book Fair about the challenge of bringing more children’s literature from ‘the world’ into English.