11 Nov 2014 | Book Presentation by Translator Clarissa Botsford

Reminder! Tomorrow’s Event at JCU’s Guarini Campus!

JCU // Creative Writing Workshop

Author Elvira Dones (L) and Translator Clarissa Botsford (R) – Image from EnglishPen.org

When: Tuesday, November 11, 2014 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Where: Aula Magna Regina, Guarini Campus, John Cabot University

Translator Clarissa Botsford will be giving a book presentation on her translation of Sworn Virgin by Elvira Dones at John Cabot University. The translated work was published in May 2014, and has received acclaim.

Botford is the translator of various contemporary Italian fiction and poetry. She studied Modern and Medieval Languages at Cambridge and Comparative Education in London before moving to Rome.  She has worked in the field of intercultural education and publishing.  Botford is also a musician.  Currently, she teaches English and Translation at Rome University.

For more information about this event and others, visit the Events Calendar of the Institute of Creative Writing and Literary Translation.

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