International Meeting for Translators of German Literature


From 17-24 March 2019 Literarisches Colloquium Berlin will host a seminar for professional translators of German literature. With financial support from the Robert Bosch Foundation and the German Translators’ Fund, and in cooperation with the Goethe-Institut, S. Fischer Foundation, and the Pro Helvetia foundation, the seminar is open to 30 translators from all over the world.

The seminar will be held in Literarisches Colloquium Berlin. Participants will be informed of recent developments in German literature, with authors, publishers and literary critics contributing to the proceedings. A visit to the Leipzig Book Fair is also included in the programme.

Candidates are requested to send in the application form by 20 november 2018 at the latest.

For more information and an application form, please click here.