The Politics of Translation - Arabic Literatures in Europe


4.30 pm: Admission

5.00 pm: Opening words

The conversation between renowned Egyptian author Alaa Al Aswany and Daniel Medin, Center for Writers & Translators, American University of Paris will be followed by a panel discussion on topics of translation and publication of Arabic literatures.

Moderated by Daniel Medin, the following guests will enter the discussion:

Lynn Gaspard (Saqi Books), Elisabeth Jaquette (American Literary Translators Association), Piero Salabè (Hanser Verlag) and Palestinian author Adania Shibli.

7.30 pm: Reception


“The Politics of Translation” is an event by KfW Stiftung in cooperation with Commonwealth Writers and will be in English.

Please register via e-mail: info(at)kfw-stiftung(dot)de. Capacity is limited.

Venue: Villa 102, Bockenheimer Landstrasse 102, Frankfurt am Main (Germany)

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