What was the last book you read in English translation? What made you read it? Do you go out of your way to read books in translation? Are they easy to find? Can they tell us or show us things that English-language literature can’t?
You can help us to learn more about the habits of UK readers by answering this short and simple online questionnaire: http://www.bristol.ac.uk/arts/research/translating-sen/reader-survey/. We are particularly interested in the thoughts of readers following our Nordic Noir Book Club
And join us for an evening of sharing experiences with the reading, publishing and selling of literature in translation in the UK on Wednesday February 4th 2015, 7pm; Elwin Room, Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, 16 Queen Square, Bath BA1 2HN. http://www.bristol.ac.uk/arts/research/translating-sen/events/workshop-1-bath/