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Gregory Rabassa, Samantha Schnee, and Carmen Boullosa, October 29, 8PM

Gregory Rabassa, Samantha Schnee, Carmen Boullosa  on translation and Latin American literature Wednesday, October 29, 8PM McNally Jackson  52 Prince Street, NYC, 10012 Gregory Rabassa was born in Yonkers, New York, March 9, 1922. He grew up north of Hanover, … Continue reading

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Imaginary Gardens With Real Robots in Them

The Bridge Series & PEN American Center Translation Committee launch their new partnership and invite you to join us at the Brooklyn Book Festival with three prominent translators of science fiction Ross Benjamin (German) Terry Gallagher (Japanese) Michael Kandel (Polish) … Continue reading

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Rika Lesser & Denise Newman, Thursday, 6/19 @8 PM

Poets|Translators Rika Lesser & Denise Newman will read and discuss their work Thursday, June 19, 8 PM please note the slightly different time: 8 PM McNally Jackson Books 52 Prince Street, New York City 10012 This is the second in a series … Continue reading

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Translation in Bloom: Students of Literary Translation, 5/18

The Bridge welcomes Students of Literary Translation from New York City Colleges and Universities reading their work Sunday, May 18th, 7 PM McNally Jackson Books 52 Prince Street New York City, 10012 Yves Cloarec (French) MFA, Creative Writing and Literary Translation, Queens College  Rebecca … Continue reading

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Jessica Cohen and Evan Fallenberg, Thursday 5/1 @ 7 PM

Translators from Hebrew Jessica Cohen translator of David Grossman’s new book Falling Out of Time & Evan Fallenberg translator of Meir Shalev’s My Russian Grandmother and Her American Vacuum Cleaner read and discuss their work Thursday, May 1, 7 PM McNally … Continue reading

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Peter Bush, Mary Ann Newman and Rowan Ricardo Phillips, Tuesday 3/25 @ 7 PM

The Bridge | El Pont celebrates its 3rd anniversary with Catalan translators Peter Bush Mary Ann Newman Rowan Ricardo Phillips Tuesday, March 25, 7 PM McNally Jackson Books / 52 Prince St NY, NY 10012 / btwn Lafayette & Mulberry … Continue reading

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Cole Swensen & Kit Schluter, Sunday, February 9, 7PM

Poets|Translators Cole Swensen & Kit Schluter will read and discuss their work Sunday, February 9, 7PM McNally Jackson Books 52 Prince Street, New York City 10012 This is the first in a series of readings featuring translators who are poets … Continue reading

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