2020 Writer in Residence So J. Lee interviews Korean poet, Lee Soho
Join us on 18 May for two online events with MPT Editor Clare Pollard, at Oxford Translation Day and with the Society of Authors Poetry and Spoken Word Group.
Join us at 7pm on Thursday 30 April for the online launch of MPT Dream Colours. We’ll be streaming live from our YouTube channel, where MPT Editor Clare Pollard will be joined remotely by translators Jeffrey Angles and Polly Barton as well as poet Sayaka Osaki. Tune in for a discussion of Japanese poetry and translation as well as […]
Erín Moure reports back from our online workshop, on Galician poet Chus Pato’s poem ‘Sonora’ (a work-in-progress)
Amanda Hopkinson reviews ‘Home on the Move: Two Poems go on a Journey’, edited by Manuela Perteghella & Ricarda Vidal, Parthian, 2019.
We are delighted to announce a series of events in Hull and London to support the publication of MPT ‘The Illuminated Paths: Focus on Poets of the Maghreb’
Laura Garmeson reviews A la Mystérieuse / Les Ténèbres by Robert Desnos, translated by Martin Bell, Art Translated, 2018
‘I am aiming to translate not just individual authors, but a community of care, and communal authorship.’
If you’ve ever seen a popular meme floating around social media, stating the need to fill the entire continental United States with trees, it is one that fills numerous indigenous populations with ire. ‘Rewilding’ here is the simple notion that trees are all that’s needed to…
The workshop from which this group of translations emerged (featured in ‘How to Swim’) took place at the British Council offices near the National Gallery in London in October 2018. My companions in the workshop were the British poet Richard Scott, whose acclaimed first collection Soho had appeared from Faber earlier that year; and the […]