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Online Talk Event with Translator Janine Beichman (July 11)

The Society of Writers, Editors, and Translators (SWET) will be a hosting an online event titled "Translating Japanese Poetry into English" with Janine Beichman, translator of Well-Versed: Exploring Modern Japanese Haiku. After reading some of the poems found in the book, moderator and SWET member Spencer Thurlow will discuss aspects of the work with Beichman as well as the translation process, publication, and the world of haiku.

Details are as below:

SWET Talk Shop via Zoom: Translating Japanese Poetry into English
Janine Beichman, in conversation with Spencer Thurlow

Date: Sunday, July 11, 2021; Saturday, July 10 in North America
Time: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon JST; 9:00-11:00 p.m. EDT
The meeting room will open at 9:30 a.m. (interview first hour; Q&A second hour)
Advance registration is required: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUtcOuhqjgpE9BX37uxaa3cOSFbJoHfAl3_