December 8, 2016 Two Voices Salon with translator Chris Andrews on César Aira

Chris Andrews joins us to talk about his newest translation, Ema, the Captive, from the prolific Argentine writer César Aira.

Chris Andrews is a translator and professor at the University of Western Sydney, Australia. He has translated numerous books by César Aira and Chilean writer Roberto Bolaño, as well as a critical study of poetry and science and a collection of poems.

César Aira is an Argentine author and translator who has written more than 80 novels and translated and edited works from multiple languages. Aira also writes regularly for the Spanish newspaper El País. In 1996 he received a Guggenheim scholarship, and was a finalist for the 2015 Man Booker International Prize.

Snacks and beverages provided, please join us for the final Salon of 2016!

  • December 8, 2016
  • Center for the Art of Translation office
  • 582 Market St. (at Montgomery), Suite 700, San Francisco
  • Doors open at 5:30, event starts at 6:00
  • FREE