Institut Ramon LLull



Jadranka Vrsalovic Carevic
655 Third Ave. Suite 1830
Tel. +1.646.421.3548

Institut Ramon Llull is a consortium comprising the Government of Catalonia, the Government of the Balearic Islands, and the Barcelona City Council. Its mission is the support and promotion of Catalan language and culture abroad, in all its forms and means of expression.

Translator Peter Bush on tour promoting Catalan literature in the US - CANCELLED

Literature.  USA,  24/04/2020

Peter Bush is an award-winning translator who lives in Barcelona. His translations from the Catalan include Josep Pla’s Life Embitters (Archipelago) and The Gray Notebook (NYRB Classics), Emili Teixidor’s Black Bread (Biblioasis), Teresa Solana's A Shortcut to Paradise (Bitter Lemon Press),  Prudenci Bertrana’s Josafat (Francis Boutle Books) and Joan Sales’ Uncertain Glory and Winds of the Night (NYRB Classics), among other titles. Open Letter recently published his translation of Quim Monzó's Why Why Why.

April 15, 2020, 4:30-7:00pm

Kent State University, Ohio

Style in Translation: Cervantes, Balzac and Najat El Hachmi


April 17, 2020, 5:00pm

University of Harvard

Language, Feminism and Migration: Translating Najat El Hachmi


April 20, 2020, 7:00-9:00pm

Smith College, Northampton

The Politics of Translation: the Case of Catalan?


April 22, 2020

Five Colleges Translation Seminar

A Class Killing Streak: Translating Víctor Català and Teresa Solana


April 23, 2020, 11.30am-12.45pm

University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Sant Jordi Celebrations

Barcelona: Translation Tales


April 24, 2020, 1:30-3:00pm

Boston University

Translating Che classics: Balzac and Pla



See the complete list of Catalan books translated by Peter Bush on TRAC: Traduccions del català!

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