Conversations with Writers

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Presents interviews with writers, publishers and literary activists.



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Could you write a poem or short fiction that shares an experience or aspect on or of future Leicester?Your poem or short fiction could be about life, personalities or relationships with, within or around the city, its people, features, landmarks, pec...

Individuals and groups that have an interest in the literary activity that takes place in Leicester and Leicestershire are meeting to look at what can be done to raise the profile of the scene locally, nationally and internationally.The meeting is fr...

Elvire Roberts, a poet and British Sign Language translator and interpreter from Nottingham will be taking part in Journeys in Translation, an event that is being held at the African Caribbean Centre in Maidstone Road, Leicester on September 30, to m...

Derby poet, Trevor Wright will be taking part in Journeys in Translation, an event that takes place at the African Caribbean Centre in Maidstone Road, Leicester, LE2 0UA, on 30 September from 7pm onwards, to mark International Translation Day 2017.Th...

Dania Schüürmann, born in Münster, Germany, studied Social and Cultural Anthropology (BA) at VU University, Amsterdam, Netherlands and Interdisciplinary Latin American Studies (MA) at Free University Berlin, Germany.She completed her PhD in Brazil...

Dominique Cox is a pediatrician who loves to read. She lives and works in Argentina and freelances as a Spanish / English medical translator. In this interview, Dominique talks about medicine, poetry and Journeys in Translation.How would yo...

Elvire Roberts was born in Yorkshire, spent her early childhood in Zambia and now lives in Nottingham.She studied Chinese at the University of Cambridge, later pursuing her passion for language to train as a British Sign Language (BSL)/ English Inter...