Masterclasses, London (Nov – Jan 2014)


The London Review Bookshop is continuing its successful 2013-14 season of
translation masterclasses with leading literary translators, run in
association with the British Centre for Literary Translation. There are
still spaces left for masterclasses in November, December and January.
We are offering four masterclass sessions over two Saturdays (morning &
afternoon) for translators working from French, Spanish and German into
English. Participants should have a good working knowledge of the language,
and may be asked to prepare their own translations in advance. We are also
offering six evening classes, on a Monday, which will be open to translators
working out of any language into English. All the masterclasses will cover a
range of topics, including non-standard language, breaking the rules and
getting away with it, colloquial language, slang, voice, style and

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