Six books by contemporary European writers which have not yet been translated into English will be pitched live.
Karen leeder's translations of Ulrike Almut Sandig have been shortlisted for the PEN Translation Pitch on June 9th 2016 at the Free Word Centre.
These translations were done as part of the KE Fellowship Mediating Modern Poetry at TORCH which went on tour to London, Lancaster, Leeds, Sheffield, Nottingham and Oxford in 2014
See details of the event here.
See the shortlist and read extracts of PEN presents translation pitches here.
Connect to the European Literature Festival 2016 for news of the programme 27 April- 9 June 2016
Contact name: Karen Leeder
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