March Book Review Residential Weekend

  • Date: Saturday 17 - Sunday 18 March, 2018
  • Time: Sat 10.30 am - Sun 4.30 pm
  • Venue: Weetwood Hall, Leeds

This March we will be holding our second Book Review Network residential weekend, at Weetwood Hall in Leeds. This two-day event will be an opportunity for members of our Writing Chinese Book Review Network to meet featured authors and translators and discuss their work.

Over the course of the weekend there will be author and translator talks, and informal sessions devoted to discussion of featured books, as well as to different aspects of fiction and translation.

Our invited guests include:

Nicky Harman, translator of Yan Ge’s The Chilli Bean Paste Clan, Dorothy Tse’s Snow and Shadow, and many more.

Rachel Henson, translator of numerous works, including Lu Nei’s short story, Keep Running, Little Brother, for Read Paper Republic.

Lu Nei 路内, author of Young Babylon (translated by Poppy Toland) and other work.

Yan Ge 颜歌, author of The Chilli Bean Paste Clan and other work.

You can find out more about our first residential weekend in Halima’s blog post here.