“Poetry is the soul of the nation”. Grzegorz Łatuszyński awarded the Gold Medal for Merit by the President of Serbia Aleksandar Vučić
On Thursday in Warsaw, the Ambassador of the Republic of Serbia Nikola Zurovac decorated the slavist, writer, poet, and translator Grzegorz Łatuszyński with the Gold Medal for Merit. This is the first award for a Pole granted by the President of Serbia for 30 years.
Siergiej Moreino with The Andrei Bely Prize for the translation of ”Gdzie wschodzi słońce i kędy zapada” by Miłosz
On 29th November, translator Sergei Moreino received one of the most prestigious literary awards in Russia, The Andrei Bely Prize.
“Pan Tadeusz” in English. A meeting with the translator, Bill Johnston, a winner of the Transatlantyk Prize
This year's edition of the Literary Traditions Festival will feature Bill Johnston, the winner of the following awards granted by the Book Institute: the Transatlantyk Prize and the Found in Translation Award, the author of the latest translation of “Pan Tadeusz” into English. Johnston is also a translator of works by Juliusz Słowacki, Wiesław Myśliwski, and Witold Gombrowicz. The meeting will be hosted by Dr Marcin Hamkało.