THE ART OF TRANSLATION: International Booker Prize translators in conversation

  • DATE

    24 May 2022

  • TIME

    6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

  • AGES

    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