On 27 September, our Hive Spring Member and translator, Natascha Bruce, is hosting ‘Words Without Borders Live: Fabulist Tales From Hong Kong’ on the 27th of Sept.
Dorothy Tse (writer), Hon Lai-Chu (writer), Jennifer Feeley (translator), Andrea Lingenfelter (translator), and Natascha Bruce (translator) will be discussing the great works of Xi Xi.
What will the talk entail? An intro to WWB, followed by short readings, a short discussion about writing with Hong Kong in mind. Other topics will include why authors choose to write in a fabulist / surrealist way, and the joys and challenges of translating this kind of literature.
TIME: 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
TICKETS: 50HKD at the door (1x drink included)