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Translator Romy Fursland on 'Re-thinking Brecht'

Romy Fursland, co-translator of the forthcoming volumes Brecht on Theatre and Brecht on Performance, shares her experiences of the recent symposium on 'Re-thinking Brecht', and highlights some of the challenges that she faced in translating Brecht's theoretical writings.

The Guardian profiles Southbank event

Sasha Dugdale, editor of Modern Poetry in Translation, has written a piece for The Guardian about our joint event on 19 July at the Southbank Centre - the first live readings in English of the love poems of Brecht and Margarete Steffin.

The International Brecht Society comes to town

The Writing Brecht project will host the next symposium of the International Brecht Society in Oxford from 25-29 June 2016. The triennial symposium brings together scholars of Brecht's works from across the world for several days of discussion, debate and cultural events.