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Adventures in Literary Translation--NY Circle of Translators

NYCT Vice President Alta Price and Program Director Ana Lis Salotti are pleased to announce the Circle’s second annual workshop on the topic of literary translation, which will be held on the first Saturday in April. The event will feature a 1.5-hour Editors’ Round Table with two professional literary journal editors/translators in conversation with NYCT Vice President Alta Price, an hour-long lunch and networking break, and a two-hour panel, “Surviving Translation,” featuring five experts discussing various aspects of the field and moderated by Mary Ann Newman.

The event has been approved by the American Translators Association for 4 Continuing Education points. Certificates will be available at the end of the event.

Morning Roundtable Presenters include:
Please note the addition of Antonio Aiello to the Morning Roundtable!
Writer Antonio Aiello | Content Director and Web Editor at PEN / Passages
Spanish>English translator Heather Cleary | Founding Editor, Buenos Aires Review
Italian>English translator Minna Proctor | Editor, The Literary Review

Afternoon Panelists include:

German>English translator Shelley Frisch
German> and French>English translator and editor Tess Lewis
Catalan>English writer, editor, and translator Mary Ann Newman
German>English translator Burton Pike
Czech>English translator Alex Zucker

DATE: Saturday, April 2, 2016
TIME: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
LOCATION: 15 Barclay Street, Room 430 | New York, NY 10007 (between Broadway and Church St.)
TRANSIT: A, C, and E trains to Chambers Street; R train to City Hall; 4, 5, and 6 trains to Brooklyn Bridge/City Hall; M5 bus to Chambers Street