‘Translating Cultures in an Age of Confinement’ – 28 May 2020

With Marta Arnaldi and Charles Forsdick Charles Forsdick is the James Barrow Professor of French at the University of Liverpool. Since 2012, he has been AHRC Theme Leadership Fellow for ‘Translating Cultures’. He has published widely on travel writing, colonial history, postcolonial literature, comics, penal culture, and the afterlives of slavery. Professor Forsdick is a member of the AcademyContinue reading “‘Translating Cultures in an Age of Confinement’ – 28 May 2020”

‘Translating Illness: The Case of COVID-19’ – 14 May 2020

With Marta Arnaldi and Nicola Gardini Nicola Gardini is Professor of Italian and Comparative Literature at Keble College, University of Oxford, a painter, and a writer. He has published collections of poetry, novels, essays, literary monographs, memoirs, and translations. He is the recipient of several literary awards, including the prestigious Viareggio Prize for his novel LeContinue reading “‘Translating Illness: The Case of COVID-19’ – 14 May 2020”