Translating the Classics
[email protected] Book Fair
9 April 2014
Alexandra Koch, Editor-in-Chief of Schwob, and professors Oliver Ready (research fellow in Russian Society and Culture and Director St Antony’s College, Oxford) and Patrick McGuinness (French and Comparative Literature professor at the University of Oxford) will be interviewed by writer and translator Daniel Hahn, on what it means to translate modern classics. The interview takes place on Wednesday April 9, from 15.30 until 16.30 in the Literary Translation Centre, EC2, of the Londen Book Fair.
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