Translation workshops in Istanbul

This January Literature Across Frontiers (LAF) will be continuing work on furthering the development of literary translation into and out of Turkish with two translation workshops. The first workshop will be for those translating into Turkish and will be held in co-operation with ...more

Owen Sheers signing new Spanish edition

The response to Owen Sheers at the Guadalajara Book Fair last week was phenomenal. A new Spanish translation of his poems was published by El Tucán de Virginia, translated by celebrated novelist and poet, Andrés Neuman. Fans of Andrés's novel, Traveller of the Century (Pushkin ...more

Last dispatch from Finland

Extract from Dispatch #8 Forests, rocks, lakes by Christopher Meredith 

A couple of days later, I went to an art opening in the Galleria Becker, next door to the Kirjailijatalo.

The work was a series of constructions mainly made from the detritus of abandoned rural places. One ...more

Five authors, five languages

The Exchange is celebrating the publication in Welsh of a children's book - Y Pussaka Hud - written by five authors in five countries - Wales, Finland, Catalunya, The Czech Republic and Ireland. Menna Elfyn is the author from Wales. The story follows the adventures of a brother ...more