French Translation Special


Sarah Ardizzone, translation mentor for the National Centre for Writing, Daniel Hahn, founder of the Translators Association First Translation Prize, and Ellie Steel, editor at Harvill Secker, will be kicking off the festival with a discussion about the art of translation, followed by a selection of pitches by emerging translators about the French language books they are most excited about this year. In partnership with Harvill Secker Young Translators' Prize and The Starling Bureau.

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Related / Latest Publications:
Gaël Faye, Sarah Ardizzone, Small Country (Vintage, 2019)
Daniel Hahn, Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature (Oxford University Press, 2015)

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Sarah Ardizzone Daniel Hahn Ellie Steel