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Translation Symposium: Translating Well

9 March @ 10:15 - 17:00 GMT

£55 – £80

Join us for the annual ‘LBF Minus One’ translation symposium on the theme of Translating Well.

What are the ingredients that make translators the best we can be? A holistic look at translation life, from improving your craft, to your finances and mental wellbeing. Sessions will include:

  • What makes a good translation
  • Financial wellness
  • Preventing harassment in translation and publishing
  • Publisher Q&A
  • Peer mentoring and informal continual professional development
  • Translating trauma.

We end the day with some gentle practical exercises to encourage wellbeing amongst the deskbound.

Tickets and booking

Ticket prices (include lunch and refreshments).

    • Society of Authors / Translators Association Members: £55
    • Emerging Translators Network Members: £55
    • Guests / Non-Members: £80

The event takes place in the Lower Common Room, Goodenough College. Entry via London House on the south side of Mecklenburgh Square (see map below).

Need accommodation? SoA / TA members can book a room at Goodenough College at club rates.


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9 March
10:15 - 17:00
£55 – £80
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Sophia A Jackson


Goodenough College
London House, Mecklenburgh Square
London, WC1N 2AB United Kingdom
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