Booking for the 2013 translation summer school now open
Following the great success of their last two Summer Schools, Birkbeck have announced the third, expanded Summer School 2013. This five-day event will take place at Birkbeck,University of London in central Bloomsbury on 22-26 July 2013.
It comprises courses in translation into English from Chinese, French academic, French literary, German academic, German literary, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and Swedish – each class subject to a minimum group-size of five students – and, for the first time this year, a full course in Editing; plus additional editing skills classes for all. There will also be games, a competition, meet-the-publishers, and guest lectures and workshops. Videos showing extracts from earlier events can be found on the website.