The Sebald Lecture commemorating W.G. Sebald, German novelist and founder of the British Centre for Literary Translation, will be given this year by Germaine Greer. Her lecture 'On Not Knowing (Aeolian) Greek: The Metamorphoses of Sappho' forms part of an event celebrating the art of translation. The evening also includes presentation of the 2005 Translation Prizes honouring the best in contemporary literary translation.
3 October 2005: 6pm readings, 7.30pm lecture
UCL Bloomsbury Theatre, 15 Gordon Street, London WC1H
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