In Other Words: On Translating Poetry

Datum / Uhrzeit:
28.11.17   /  18:00 - 20:00

Anglistik V: Anglophone Studies and Literary Translation (HHU) in cooperation with Heinrich Heine Institut Düsseldorf

Heinrich Heine Institut, Bilker Str. 12, 40213 Düsseldorf


An Evening with Margitt Lehbert, Literary Translator and Editor:

Literary translator and editor Margitt Lehbert (Edition Rugerup) will be reading excerpts from her work and speaking about her professional development and approach. Margitt Lehbert received her MFA in Literary Translation from the University of Iowa. Apart from the poetic works of Australian poet and long-time Nobel candidate Les Murray she has translated numerous works by Anglophone authors, specialising in the translation of poetry. Her editorial programme features translations of literary works from diverse contexts and languages. Entry is free of charge, a book table as well as snacks and drinks will be provided.



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