There's Something About Translation

Feb
27
Sat, 27 February 2016 // 12:30 PM
Bowery Poetry, 308 Bowery, NYC (map)

Join Festival Neue Literatur for an intimate conversation about literature in translation with NYC’s celebrated literary editors, translators, and writers. If you’ve ever wondered how your favorite book from abroad arrived at your local bookstore and in our cultural consciousness, join us for a snapshot into this fascinating journey narrated by the people who have made it happen. Featured works include: Elena Ferrante’s DAYS OF ABANDONMENT; Álvaro Enrigue’s SUDDEN DEATH: A NOVEL; and Daniel Kehlmann’s FAME. Featuring Daniel Kehlmann, Natasha Wimmer, Álvaro Enrigue, Laura Perciasepe, Ann Goldstein, Joshua Rothman, and moderated by Sal Robinson. Please RSVP at: http://www.eventbrite.com/o/festival-neue-literatur-2016-9506919838"

This event is free and books will be available for purchase.