Join Christina MacSweeney, translator of Valeria Luiselli’s award-winning novel Faces In The Crowd and Maria Jose Andrade, Assistant Director on the Gate Theatre’s adaptation of the novel, to explore processes of translation and adaptation, and how text and theatre can cross borders. Christina and Maria Jose will demystify the processes behind their work in a live conversation with the audience.
Christina MacSweeney – Translator
Christina MacSweeney has an MA in Literary Translation from the University of East Anglia and specialises in Latin American fiction. Her translations have previously appeared in a variety of online sites and literary magazines. She has also translated Valeria Luiselli’s volume of essays, Sidewalks.Read Bio