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Events and Engagement

Events

The Translation cluster at Warwick organizes and participates in a variety of translation-themed events, both within the university, with partners, and with the general public. For more information on the upcoming events listed below, contact the group at translation@warwick.ac.uk.

Translation Events

Translator Sophie Hughes at Warwick Thursday on June 6

Sophie Hughes has translated many of the finest Spanish and Latin American authors at work today, including Enrique Vila-Matas, Rodrigo Hasbún and Laia Jufresa. In 2019 she was shortlisted for the Man Booker International Prize for her translation of Alia Trabucco Zerán’s The Remainder, for which she was originally awarded a PEN/Heim Translation Fund Grant. In 2018 she was named one of the Arts Foundation 25th anniversary fellows for her contribution to the field of literary translation. Sophie is the editor of the Europa28 anthology, in association with the Hay Festival and Wom@rts, has guest edited an issue of Words Without Borders, and frequently speaks about translation and give workshops at universities and festivals across the UK and the Americas.

Warwick Thursdays take place in the Writers Room at Millburn House at 1.30 p.m. All welcome!

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Translation Prizes

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PhD extra-curricular activities

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MA extra-curricular activities

All events are open to students in both MA in Translation and Cultures (SMLC) and MA in Literary Translation (ECLS).

Translator Sophie Hughes at Warwick Thursday on June 6

Sophie Hughes has translated many of the finest Spanish and Latin American authors at work today, including Enrique Vila-Matas, Rodrigo Hasbún and Laia Jufresa. In 2019 she was shortlisted for the Man Booker International Prize for her translation of Alia Trabucco Zerán’s The Remainder, for which she was originally awarded a PEN/Heim Translation Fund Grant. In 2018 she was named one of the Arts Foundation 25th anniversary fellows for her contribution to the field of literary translation. Sophie is the editor of the Europa28 anthology, in association with the Hay Festival and Wom@rts, has guest edited an issue of Words Without Borders, and frequently speaks about translation and give workshops at universities and festivals across the UK and the Americas.

Warwick Thursdays take place in the Writers Room at Millburn House at 1.30 p.m. All welcome!

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UG extra-curricular activities

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Events

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Past Events and News

Translator Sophie Hughes at Warwick Thursday on June 6

Sophie Hughes has translated many of the finest Spanish and Latin American authors at work today, including Enrique Vila-Matas, Rodrigo Hasbún and Laia Jufresa. In 2019 she was shortlisted for the Man Booker International Prize for her translation of Alia Trabucco Zerán’s The Remainder, for which she was originally awarded a PEN/Heim Translation Fund Grant. In 2018 she was named one of the Arts Foundation 25th anniversary fellows for her contribution to the field of literary translation. Sophie is the editor of the Europa28 anthology, in association with the Hay Festival and Wom@rts, has guest edited an issue of Words Without Borders, and frequently speaks about translation and give workshops at universities and festivals across the UK and the Americas.

Warwick Thursdays take place in the Writers Room at Millburn House at 1.30 p.m. All welcome!

Thu 21 Mar 2019, 12:14 | Tags: Translation Events MA extra-curricular activities