EVENT: Translator Mary Jane White in Prague
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Passing on info on an event that may interest you --
"Genius Loci, Malostranske nám 11, is pleased to welcome to Prague Mary Jane White, the renowned American translator of Russian poet Marina Tsvetaeva. On Wednesday, February 20 at 7pm, the Tsvetaeva Center (Trziste 16, P1) will host a reception followed by a reading at cafe Genius Loci. The reading of Tsvetaeva's poetry in English will be accompanied by excerpts from the Russian originals read by Galina Vanechkova. There will also be a short scholarly talk by Vadim Erent,
discussing the soundscape of Kafka's and Tsvetaeva's writing. The event has been organized by the Prague literary journal B O D Y (www.bodyliterature.com) in association with the Marina Tsvetaeva Centre in Prague. The evening will be in English. All are welcome!"