Translation

Europa

Han Kang

Han Kang

She can’t know that when she gives that smile to someone else, I ache inside.

The Language of the Heart

AL Kennedy

AL Kennedy

In this year's Sebald Lecture, AL Kennedy looks at the practical reality for an author of having work translated, of the language of one heart passing to another.

The Limits of Love

Shaheen Akhtar

Shaheen Akhtar

The thick walls of her house closed in on Khalamma like the bunkers her husband described. A freezing wind blowing from the darkest corner brought in the stench of dead rats.