Tough Nuts to Crack: Challenges in Czech to English Literary Translation
Where: Bohemian National Hall, 321 E 73 Street, New York, NY
A unique opportunity to meet with the renowned translators – Peter Kussi (Milan Kundera, Jiří Gruša, Bohumil Hrabal), Paul Wilson (Václav Havel, Ivan Klima, Josef Škvorecký), Alex Zucker (Jáchym Topol, Petra Hůlová, Patrik Ouředník), and Robert Wechsler (Catbird Press). They will share about their personal experience with the challenges of translating Czech.
Moderated by Christopher Harwood (Columbia University)
Free and open to the public. Limited seating.