59th edition
21-24 March 2022
Bologna - Italy
INTERNATIONAL FORUM

Annual Literary Translation Forum

This event is curated by BolognaBookPlus. Event partner is Words Without Borders.

The Forum is designed to create a lasting community of professional translators and those considering a career in this area.

 

Event description

Building on the strong foundation of BCBF’s own translation programme for the world of children’s publishing, BolognaBookPlus is proud to present its inaugural Annual Literary Translation Forum for a wider general audience. Designed to create a lasting community of professional translators and those considering a career in this area, the forum will consider the current themes in literary translation, whilst providing practical advice.

 

Curated by
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Event partner

In the framework of
ALDUS
Aldus Up – the European Book Fairs network is co-funded in the framework of Creative Europe Programme 2014-2020
and coordinated by the Italian Publishers Association (AIE) 
www.aldusnet.eu

 

 

 


AGENDA

15:00 (CEST)
Welcome and In Conversation with Piero Attanasio and Jacks Thomas, Guest Director, BolognaBookPlus

15:10 (CEST)
Panel: Who Gets to Translate? Inclusivity and Diversity in Literary Translation
Moderator: Susan Harris Words Without Borders; Ruth Ahmedzai-Kemp; Gioia Guerzoni; Barbara Ofosu -Somuah

16:00 (CEST)
Translation Slam with Alta Price and Candice Whitney, moderated by Sam Schnee, Words Without Borders

Speakers


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