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24 May 2022
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
All ages welcome
Join the shortlisted translators for the 2022 International Booker Prize for an evening of readings and discussion in the lead-up to the announcement of the winners. The International Booker Prize shines a spotlight on the art of translation, with the £50,000 prize money shared equally between author and translator.
Reading on the night will be Anton Hur (CURSED BUNNY), Damion Searls (A NEW NAME SEPTOLOGY VI-VII), Sam Bett and David Boyd (HEAVEN), Frances Riddle (ELENA KNOWS) and Daisy Rockwell (TOMB OF SAND). The speakers will be in conversation with host Ellah P. Wakatama.
Doors: 18.30, event starts: 18.45
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