Translation Challenge 2012

Our annual Translation Challenge will be launched on the 12th of June.

The challenge this year will be to translate into Welsh an extract from Mulla Nasruddin, a short novel for children written by Mumbai-based author, Sampurna Chattarji. Register for the competition here. ...more

HALMA European Network of Literature and Translation Centres meets in Sylt

The European network of Translators' Houses will be gathering its members on the island of Sylt, Germany on the 11th and 12th of May.

Sylt is where HALMA member, Foundation kunst:raum sylt quelle, is based. This is also where author Siân Melangell Dafydd spent one month of her ...more

Translators’ House Wales welcomes Slovenian writer in residence

Translators’ House Wales is pleased to welcome Maruša Krese from Berlin as its writer in residence in January 2012. Originally from Slovenia the poet and writer now divides her time between Ljubljana and Berlin.

Born in 1947 Krese went on to study literature, art history and ...more

Oxfam Cymru Translation Challenge 2010

At the 2010 Hay on Wye Festival Translators’ House Wales launched its latest translation challenge. The subject of this year’s competition, which is being organised in association with Oxfam Cymru, is an extract from a short story by Haitian author, Yanick Lahens.

The extract to ...more