Events

Two Voices
  • October 12, 2019 | 1:30pm

    Passports to the World: The Center at Litquake

    Hotel Emblem  |  562 Sutter St.  |  San Francisco, California

    Center Founder and translator Olivia Sears moderates a conversation about translation with three leading Bay Area translators.

  • October 12, 2019 - October 13, 2019

    Litquake 2019: Words Around the World

    San Francisco, California

    For the 4th year in a row we’re sponsoring an entire weekend of international events at the 2019 Litquake literary festival in San Francisco!

  • October 3, 2019 | 7:30pm

    The Future of Translation with Çedilla & Co.

    Green Apple Books on the Park | 1231 9th Avenue | San Francisco, California

    Five members of Çedilla & Co., a collective of literary translators representing a wide range of writers, languages, and presses, join us to talk about the future of translation and share a little about their current projects.

  • September 25, 2019

    Third Annual Day of Translation Co-presented with the Alan Cheuse International Writers Center

    Fenwick Library | George Mason University | 4400 University Drive | Fairfax, Virginia

    Join us for our third annual Day of Translation co-presented with the Alan Cheuse International Writers Center. All panels and events will take place on the George Mason University campus in Fairfax, Virginia.

  • September 22, 2019 | 5:00pm

    Igiaba Scego at the Brooklyn Book Festival

    Borough Hall Media Room | 209 Joralemon Street | Brooklyn, NY

    Italian author, journalist, researcher, and activist, Igiaba Scego, talks about her novel Beyond Babylon, translated by Aaron Robertson, at the Brooklyn Book Festival.

     

  • September 22, 2019 | 10:00am - 6:00pm

    Two Lines Press at the BKBF! (Booth #617)

    Brooklyn, NY

    Join Two Lines Press at the Brooklyn Book Festival!

  • September 12, 2019 | 7:00pm

    Hauntings: A Celebration of Two Lines 31 & 25 Years of Two Lines

    Dandelion Chocolate Factory | 2600 16th Street (@ Alabama/Rescue Row) | San Francisco, CA

    Celebrate 25 years of Two Lines and the latest issue with us!

  • July 20, 2019 - July 21, 2019

    TLP @ LITLIT in DTLA

    Hauser & Wirth | 901 East 3rd Street | Los Angeles, CA

    Two Lines Press travels to Los Angeles to participate in LITLIT, the first annual Little Literary Fair, co-hosted with Hauser & Wirth Publishers, in partnership with the LARB/USC Publishing Workshop.

  • July 1, 2019 | 7:30pm

    Mina at Powell’s Books with Translators Bruce & Ju-Chan Fulton

    Powell’s Books | 3723 SE Hawthorne Blvd. | Portland, OR

    Translators Bruce and Ju-Chan Fulton present Kim Sagwa’s English debut Mina at Powell’s Books in Portland.

  • June 20, 2019 | 7:30pm

    Translating Natalia Ginzburg: Minna Zallman Proctor in conversation with Ismail Muhammad

    The Laundry SF | 3359 26th Street | San Francisco, CA

    Minna Zallman Proctor, author of Landslide and editor of The Literary Review, discusses her translation of Natalia Ginzburg’s Happiness, as Such with writer and critic Ismail Muhammad.

  • May 11, 2019 | 1:00pm - 6:00pm

    TLP @ CLMP Press Fest

    Brooklyn Public Library | 10 Grand Army Plaza | Brooklyn, NY

    Join Two Lines Press at the third annual Press Fest, an indie book fair hosted by the Community of Literary Magazines and Presses (CLMP).

  • May 4, 2019 | 3:15pm - 4:30pm

    The Heart of a Child: Duanwad Pimwana at the Bay Area Book Festival

    Tamalpais Room | Brower Center | 2150 Allston Way | Berkeley, California

    Bright author Duanwad Pimwana and translator Mui Poopoksakul join Rene Denfeld and Hanne Ørstavik at the Bay Area Book Festival.

  • May 4, 2019 | 11:45am - 1:00pm

    Dance & Do Battle: Writers and Translators on Art and Activism

    Tamalpais Room | Brower Center | 2150 Allston Way | Berkeley, California

    Aaron Coleman and Katherine Silver join Innosanto Nagara at the Bay Area Book Festival to discuss engaging with the world in ways that go well beyond the books they’ve published.

  • May 4, 2019 - May 5, 2019

    CAT @ BABF

    Berkeley, California

    We’re a festival sponsor at this year’s Bay Area Book Festival. Here’s where you can find us:

  • May 2, 2019 | 7:00pm - 8:00pm

    Asia Talks: Duanwad Pimwana at the Seattle Art Museum

    Nordstrom Lecture Hall | Seattle Art Museum | 1300 First Avenue | Seattle, WA

    Duanwad Pimwana discusses her novel and a short story collection with translator Mui Poopoksakul at the Seattle Art Museum.

  • April 16, 2019 | 7:30pm

    Bright: Mui Poopoksakul in conversation with Saskia Vogel

    The Bindery | 1727 Haight Street | San Francisco, CA

    Mui Poopoksakul talks about her translation of Duanwad Pimwana’s Bright, the first-ever novel by a Thai woman to appear in English translation, with Saskia Vogel, moderated by Laura Goode.

  • April 11, 2019 | 7:30pm

    Translating Contemporary Russian Literature: Marian Schwartz on Olga Slavnikova and Leonid Yuzefovich

    Green Apple Books on the Park | 1231 9th Avenue | San Francisco, CA

    Marian Schwartz joins Sabrina Jaszi to talk about translating contemporary Russian literature and her latest translations of Leonid Yuzefovich’s Horsemen of the Sands and Olga Slavnikova’s The Man Who Couldn’t Die.

  • April 3, 2019 - April 4, 2019

    Translating Duanwad Pimwana: Mui Poopoksakul in Boston and New York

    Boston, MA | New York, NY

    Mui Poopoksakul travels to Boston and New York to talk about her translation of Duanwad Pimwana’s Bright, the first-ever novel by a Thai woman to appear in English translation.

  • March 30, 2019 | 3:00pm - 4:15pm

    Property of the Imagination: Caribbean Literature in Translation (2019 AWP Conference)

    C125-126 |  Oregon Convention Center | Level 1 | Portland, Oregon

    Four translators of writers from Puerto Rico, Cuba, Martinique, and Haiti share their translations and speak about what has drawn them into the luminescent world of Caribbean writing.

  • March 29, 2019 | 7:00pm - 12:00am

    THE FUTURE OF TRANSLATION: A PARTY with Two Lines, The Literary Review & Arkansas International

    The Irving Street Studio | 907 NW Irving Street | Portland, Oregon

    Tonight belongs to translation! Join us for a party and performances by Gregory Pardlo, Mónica de la Torre, Jennifer Grotz, Curtis Bauer, Will Schutt, and others to celebrate 25 years of Two Lines publishing groundbreaking international literature.