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Readings from the new Translation of Pan Tadeusz

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 -
5:15pm to 6:15pm
Taylor Institution, St Giles', Oxford OX1 3NA
Room 2, Taylor Institution


The Taylor Institution Library, one of the Bodleian libraries, is hosting a lecture series entitled Literatures of multilingual Europe in Michaelmas 2018. This series is being run with a view to offering an introduction to less well-known European literatures such as Polish, Welsh and Scandinavian literatures (among others), showcasing the holdings of the Taylorian and the Bodleian and offering another perspective on creative multilingualism from a literary perspective.

This lecture series complements the Bodleian exhibition in Hilary 2019 Babel: adventures in translation.

Panel discussion on literary translation especially for less well-known European languages. Dr James Partridge will be participating in the panel, talking about Czech and Slovak literature.

Speakers: Ms Eveliina Pulkki; Prof Bill Johnston (Indiana); Dr James Partridge; Prof Matthew Reynolds (Chair) and Dr Eleni Philippou

This event is free but places are limited so please complete our booking form to reserve tickets in advance.




Contact name: 
Nick Hearn