Literary translation lecture & workshop
Date: Lecture 13/03/12, 17:00, workshop 14/03/12, 10:00-12:00
Location: Lecture - 2.18, workshop - 2.22, 65-68 Park Place
Anant Kumar will give a public lecture on on the issue of literary translation and host a workshop on poetry translation.
Kumar, acclaimed and price winning German author and poet of Indian descent, member of the Association of German Authors and Literary Society of Hessen, residing in Kassel has written 13 books of prose and poetry. In his literary works, Kumar connects the experience of a foreigner in German culture with Indian culture. The aspects of observational satire and finely ironic comment are constant elements throughout Kumar’s works.