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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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Charlotte Mandell & Jordan Stump, Weds 11/20 @ 8 PM

Join us at 8 PM on Wednesday, 20 November, at McNally Jackson Books 52 Prince Street (between Lafayette and Mulberry), New York City, 10012 (212) 274 1160 for a reading and discussion with French translators Charlotte Mandell translator of Maurice … Continue reading

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Translating Reportage: Daniella Gitlin and Max Weiss, October 23

“Truth is A Story Someone Else Tells”: Translating Reportage with Daniella Gitlin (translator of Operation Massacre, Rodolfo Walsh) & Max Weiss (translator of A Woman in the Crossfire: Diaries of the Syrian Revolution, Samar Yazbek) Wednesday, October 23, 7PM Barnard … Continue reading

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Peter Filkins & Susan Gillespie, Tuesday, October 15

Translators from German Peter Filkins & Susan Gillespie   read and discuss their translations of Celan, Bachmann, H.G. Adler, and others Tuesday, October 15, 7PM McNally Jackson Books 52 Prince Street, NY, NY 212-274-1160 Peter Filkins is the translator of Ingeborg … Continue reading

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Russian Translators, Friday, September 13, 7PM

The Bridge presents An evening of Russian translators  so good  it’ll make you bite through your coffee cups September 13, 2013, 7PM Melville House, 145 Plymouth Street, Brooklyn, NY in collaboration with Ugly Duckling Presse featuring Bela Shayevich and Ainsley … Continue reading

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Four Translators from German, Thursday, June 13, 6:30 PM

Four young translators from German read & discuss their work & German-language literature @ the Goethe-Institut New York, Thursday, June 13, 6:30 pm Ross Benjamin Thomas Pletzinger’s Funeral For a Dog (Norton 2011) Joseph Roth’s Job (Archipelago 2010) Isabel Fargo … Continue reading

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Turkish translators Aron Aji and Erdağ Göknar, Thursday, May 2

Translators from the Turkish Erdağ Göknar and Aron Aji read from their work and discuss Turkish literature in translation Thursday, May 2, 7 PM free and open to the public McNally Jackson Books 52 Prince Street (between Lafayette and Mulberry) New York, … Continue reading

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Ellen Elias-Bursać, Nataša Milas & Jennifer Zoble, Thursday, April 18

Translators from Serbian, Croatian, Bosnian Ellen Elias-Bursać, Nataša Milas & Jennifer Zoble reading their work Thursday, April 18, 7PM McNally Jackson Books/52 Prince Street, NY NY Ellen Elias-Bursać has been translating novels and non-fiction by Bosnian, Croatian, and Serbian writers … Continue reading

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