Showing posts with tag: translation

The Rude Awakening of a Sleeping Giant: New Plays From Chile at the Royal Court Theatre

Last week, the Royal Court finished its staging of five plays from up-and-coming Chilean writers - one of two major Latin American theatre events in London this autumn, the other being the CASA Latin America Festival. Charlotte Fereday, an expert on Latin American theatre, will be surveying both - and here is her first instalment. Read more →

The Author as Translator: Juan Pablo Villalobos and Stefan Tobler at the LRB Bookshop

How much scope does the translator have for inventiveness? What are the pitfalls of the profession? Bella Whittington went to the London Review Bookshop to hear Brazilian translator Stefan Tobler discuss these matters with Mexican novelist Juan Pablo Villalobos. Read more →