Don’t miss the U.S.- book launch of the new English translation of Nobel laureate Elfriede Jelinek’s play Her Not All Her- on/with Robert Walser [in the original: er nicht als er- zu/mit Robert Walser] on Wednesday, June 5, 2013. The award-winning translation by Damion Searls was recently published in the Cahier series by Sylph Editions in collaboration with the American University of Paris.
When: WEDNESDAY JUN 05, 07:00 PM
Where: McNally Jackson Books
52 Prince Street (betw. Lafayette & Mulberry)
New York, NY 10012
Free admission. Tickets are first-come, first-served.
Damion Searls received the 2011 ACF Translation Prize for his translation of Her Not All Her, Jelinek’s play about, from, and to the great Swiss writer Robert Walser. Searls will be participating in this event alongside editor Daniel Medin, and novelist Katie Kitamura. The reading takes place with the support of the journal The American Reader which will be publishing an excerpt of the play in their magazine.
In our library you will find many of Elfriede Jelinek’s books, both in German and English.