Jacek Dehnel on tour!

Series of events across UK

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HULL
Saturday 9 November, 1.30pm

The Other Space,
94 Alfred Gelder Street,
Hull HU1 2AN
£5 / £4 concessions


Jacek Dehnel and Linda France read work that will hypnotise you.
 After the reading there is a round table discussion on the process of translation, with Jacek Dehnel, who is both a poet and a translator, talking about the highs, lows and unexpected treasures in his collaborations with his translators. This is an opportunity to deepen an understanding of how language and experiences travel across cultures, fascinating and informal.


Part of the Humber Mouth Festival, Hull.


BIRMINGHAM
Sunday 10 November, 7.00pm

Mildands Arts Centre
Cannon Hill Road
Birmingham B12 9QH
£5/£3 entry on the door

Jacek Dehne
l reads with Birmingham poet Joel Lane.


HEBDEN BRIDGE

Monday 11 November, 7.00pm

The Crown Inn
Crown Street
Hebden Bridge HX7 8EH

Jacek Dehnel reads with Jackie Wills in what will be a dynamic contrast of styles.


DURHAM
Tuesday 12 November, 6 PM

St Cuthbert's Society (Senior Common Room),
12 South Bailey
Durham DH1 3EE
Roundtable 6 PM
Reading 7:15 PM

Jacek Dehnel
and Michael O'Neill will take part in a roundtable discussion on translation and read from their work.


NOTTINGHAM
Thursday 14 November, 7.30pm

Nottingham Wrtiers' Studio

Sutton Place Business Centre
32a Stoney Street
Nottingham NG1 1LL
£10 / £6
email to book a place (essential) or call 01706 812338

Translation workshop with Maike Oergel, Jacek Dehnel and Antonia Lloyd-Jones followed by a reading with Jacek Dehnel.

In the round table on the process of translation both poet and translator will share the highs, lows and unexpected treasures in their collaboration. This is an opportunity to deepen an understanding of how language and experiences travel across cultures, fascinating and informal.



RELATED EVENT!
Jacek Dehnel in conversation with Antonia Lloyd-Jones
Friday 15 November, 7pm
London Review Bookshop



Jacek Dehnel
(born 1980) is a poet, novelist, painter and translator. In 2005 he was one of the youngest ever winners of Poland's Koscielski Prize for promising new writers. He studied Polish Literature at Warsaw University then wrote his PhD thesis on the Polish translations of Philip Larkin, some of whose poetry he has translated himself. He has published four volumes of his own poetry which has been widely translated, including into English. His latest novel Saturn was recently published by Dedalus Press

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