Translate in the city: workshop places available

Our friends at City University London are holding a Translation Summer School 23 – 27 June 2014, where you can develop your translation skills under the guidance of top professionals

This is an immersion course in literary translation into English across genres – including selections from fiction, poetry, history, essays, journalism, travel and academic writing – taught by leading literary translators and senior academics, with plenty of opportunities for networking with publishers, agents, university staff and one another.

Workshops will be offered in the following languages: Russian (Robert Chandler); Chinese (Nicky Harman); French (Ros Schwartz): German (Ruth Urbom); Italian (Kevin Halliwell); Japanese (Angus Turvill); Polish (Antonia Lloyd-Jones); Portuguese (Danny Hahn);  and Spanish (Nick Caistor).

Please note: All translation is into English and English needs to be your language of habitual use.

Planned evening events include Keynote Lecture; Translation Slam; Author/ Translator dialogue. Tutor bios, full programme, accommodation options and booking form at www.city.ac.uk/courses/short-courses/ translate-in-the-city.

Full fee: £470. Bursaries available. Bursary application deadline: 31st May 2014.

Further Information please contact s.hall@city.ac.uk or +44 (0)7921 252 365

 

 

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