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Time: 20:00 - 21:30

Date: 26 January, 2021

Event Category: Events , Performance

Website: https://www.crowdcast.io/e/app-la-poesie-partout-/register

Location: Crowdcast

Organizer: Atwater Poetry Project, View Organizer Website

The Atwater Poetry Project, with La poésie partout and the Literary Translators’ Association of Canada (LTAC), supported by the Conseil des arts de Montréal, is proud to present…

Provocations: A Mise en Translation
featuring Elena Basile, Erín Moure, K.B. Thors
directed by Oana Avasilichioaei

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Translation as a material, interpretive practice, plurilingual translators, feminist investigations, queer embodiments, rebellious poetics >> Directed and provoked by Oana Avasilichioaei, this choral mise en translation stages a live reading and conversation between three poet-scholar translators voicing recent translation experiments: Elena Basile’s English-French-Italian diffractions and theorizations; Erín Moure’s Frenglish-Guaraní transformation of Brazilian writer Wilson Bueno; and K.B. Thors’s English reimagining of Icelandic poet Kristín Svava Tómasdóttir.