Monthly Archives: February 2016

Women Writers of Italy: here, there, everywhere

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Translators’ Perspectives

I had the pleasant experience this week of attending an event in London – Translators’ Perspectives at Waterstones, Piccadilly, organized by neo-publisher and fellow literary translator Franca Simpson – presenting six works of fiction written by Italian women and translated into English by the star-studded panel of literary translators. A large and lively audience was treated to some amazing insights into the works  translated, and why (and who) the professionals on the panel love translating.

A new discovery

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