Rosie Goldsmith, Frank Wynne, Rebecca Carter, Bill Swainson
Following the popular and successful programme at LBF’s Literary Translation Centre last spring, LBF brings you a webcast, again celebrating literary translation and translators: an upbeat publishing niche in an industry that often focuses on gloomy forecasts.
Lead by Rosie Goldsmith, acclaimed broadcaster and journalist, three panellists will debate the nature of Literary Translation, the skills required, how to forge a career in this arena, current trends, and the opportunities and challenges in getting world literature translated.
An overview of the Brazilian publishing industry as part of the Virtual Conference: Around the World in 8 Hours. Speakers include:
Moderator: Carlo Carrenho
Luiz Gaspar, Nielsen
Renata Pettengill, Editora Record
Is the electronic format getting off the ground in a market still in love with print books?
Featuring speakers: Vikrant Mathur, Nielsen, Mr Sukumar and Ankit Pahwa, Kobo
As part of The Virtual Conference: Around the World in 8 Hours
Welcome to LBF Talks - Selling Rights: An Introductory Webcast. The session will be Chaired by LBF's Conference Manager, Orna O'Brien, and feature Lynette Owen, Copyright & Rights Consultant, as the main speaker.