News and Events
ORIGINS OF THE FIRE EMOJI: FOCUS ON DEAD [WOMEN] POETS
13th October 2020
Find out more about our autumn 2020 issue – and register for our online launch on 30 October. #JoinTheSéance
27th November 2020
Liz Almond reviews Heaven by Manuel Vilas, translated by James Womack, Carcanet, 2020.
16th October 2020
Joanna Lee reviews Unexpected Vanilla by Lee Hyemi, translated by Soje (previously So J. Lee), Tilted Axis, 2020
CHOGWA ISSUE 5: REVISITATION
30th September 2020
‘I felt like saying yes for some reason.’ Variations of this statement flooded the chogwa inbox over the course of its first year…
SOJE (FKA SO J. LEE) – ON THE KOREAN POETRY WORKSHOP
14th September 2020
Writer in Residence Soje (FKA So J. Lee) reflects on the online translation workshop focusing on ‘SPACE BOY WEARING SKIRT’ by Korean poet Lee Jenny.
Everything is Staged
8th September 2020
Penny Newell reviews ‘Putting On My Species’ by Sasja Janssen, translated by Michele Hutchison, Shearsman, 2020.
Haiku workshop, spring 2020: Alan Cummings speaks with Clare Pollard
27th August 2020
Our spring translation workshop looked at a selection of three haiku chosen by Alan Cummings, and was our most popular workshop to date. Listen to this podcast for a deeper discussion of these haiku – and find out which translations were his favourite. [transcript available]