The 2022 Safar Film Festival will take place from July 1–17, with many films also streaming on their website.

Translating Multilingualism?

The idea of translating a 'multilingual' text begs the question, what is the definition of a 'monolingual' text? During this panel, the three excellent speakers discuss their experiences of language, multilingualism and translating multilingualism, with reference to examples from their own work. This event is part of the BCLT Summer School panels.

Meet the World: Violent Phenomena

Join us to celebrate the publication of the new Tilted Axis Press anthology asking questions about whiteness, the canon, and imperialism. Violent Phenomena: 21 Essays on Translation is edited by Kavita Bhanot and Jeremy Tiang.

Race and Responsibility in Translation

Join Kaiama Glover and Barbara Ofosu-Somuah as they discuss how translation functions as a mode of racialised narrative and therefore demands an ethics of care that implicates the writer, the translator, the publisher, and even the audience.

BCLT Summer School Publishers Panel

This panel hopes to shed light on the decision processes editors go through when considering a title for translation, as well as to clarify what is the translator’s role when bringing the book into English.