Johannes Anyuru, author of A Storm blew in from Paradise, will talk with journalist Boyd Tonkin, Korean writer and translator Han Yujoo, and Deborah Smith, translator of Han Kang’s The Vegetarian, winner of the Man Booker International Prize.
Playing with Language
They will discuss the complexities of translating a work of fiction, and the importance of understanding the subtleties in both the original text and the translated text.
The event will take place on 30 June 2017, 7:30 pm – 8:45pm at the Bradford City Hall Banqueting Suite.
For tickets click here or visit the Bradford Literature Festival website for the full programme.
The Bradford Literature Festival brings this event to you in collaboration with The Royal Society of Literature and The European Writers’ Tour.