International Translation Day

On the occasion of International Translation Day several events will be organised in Cracow (October 1st) and Warsaw (October 2nd) in cooperation with European Commission and local partners. Students, translators, publishers and general audience will have the opportunity to discuss challenges, attend subject related film screenings and enjoy school lessons provided by experienced translators.

 
Programme:
 
Cracow – October 1st
 
3 pm | Kino ‘Pod Baranami’, Rynek Główny 27
•  Lost In Translation | dir. Sofia Coppola | USA 2003
 
6 pm | Cervantes Institute, Kanonicza 12 street   
• Tłumacz się | discussion with translators (in Polish)
 
Participants: Magda Heydel, Joanna Kronaś-Warwas, Eliza Pieciul-Karmińska, Bogusława Sochańska, Gerardo Beltrán, Wawrzyniec Brzozowski, Josè Carlos Dias, Ryszard Wojnakowski 
Moderation: Abel Murcia
 
• Wytłumaczenia | Film portraits of translators  | dir. Sławomir Paszkiet, 2012
 
Other events:
Book’s exhibition ‘Found in Translation’ French Institute, Stolarska 15 street
• Lexical fun „Design your own lexical pin”
• Translation competition   
 
 
Warsaw – October 2nd
 
7 pm | Koszykowa Library, Koszykowa 26/28 street, entrance F
 •Czy można nauczyć (się) przekładu? | discussion with translators (in Polish)  
 
Participants: Jerzy Jarniewicz, Sławomir Paszkiet,  Paulina Rosińska, Anna Wasilewska
Moderation: Urszula Kropiwiec
 
•Wytłumaczenia | Film portraits of translators | dir. Sławomir Paszkiet, 2012
 
 
Experienced translators of literature will provide lessons on translation at high schools in Cracow and Warsaw.