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.