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Authors Live in Kobe April 29

Date: April 29, 2018 (Sunday)
Time: 5:30-7:30 pm
Place: Bar Iznt, Sannomiya, Kobe, 
http://iznt.net
Fee: Admission free

Four authors reading
Mingling afterwards
Info: http://jaredangel.com

Ronni Alexander (Professor, Kobe University) reading a selection from the Popoki Peace Book series; Peter Mallett (Winner, 2016 Writers in Kyoto Writing... more

SWET Talk Shop, April 11 (Wed.), Tokyo

SWET Talk Shop, April 11 (Wed.), Tokyo

Streamlining and Professionalizing Your Translation
 

Special guest: Beth Cary

Time: 6:00–9:00 p.m. Discussion starts at 7:00.

Place (new venue)Book House Cafe, Jinbocho

http://bookhousecafe.jp/

See website for map; come out Jinbocho subway exit A1, turn right and walk about 15 meters to the Kitazawa Building. We will be on the ground... more

SWET Talk Shop: Planning Reading, Writing

SWET Talk Shop: Planning Reading, Writing

Date: March 14, 2018

Time: 6:00-9:00 p.m. (Discussion starts at 7:00)

Place: new venue: Book House Cafe, Jinbocho

http://bookhousecafe.jp/

(See website for map; come out Jinbocho subway exit A1, turn right and walk about 15 meters to the Kitazawa Building. We will be on the ground floor at the back, beyond the children's books. Look for the... more

Editors Canada Conference 2018: Call for Speaker Proposals

Editors Canada Conference 2018: Call for Speaker Proposals

The Editors Canada conference committee is now inviting session proposals for the 2018 national conference, to be held in Saskatoon, SK, from May 25 to 27, at the Radisson Hotel Saskatoon.

The 2018 conference theme is Bridging Communities—Bringing together communication-related professions. The conference committee welcomes presentations and... more

Happy New Year from SWET 2018

Happy New Year from SWET 2018

Here we are, in our 38th year—still here!—a community of writers, editors, translators, teachers, publishers, designers, journalists, proofreaders, copywriters, travel experts, and every combination thereof. We celebrate our heterogeneity and our far-flung membership, brought together by professional engagement with the English word.

May the... more

SWET Talk Shop: Crossing Borders with Verse Novels

SWET Talk Shop: Crossing Borders with Verse Novels

December's Early Bird Talk Shop Special

With Leza Lowitz and Holly Thompson

Date: December 5, 2017 (Tues.)
Time: 7:00-9:00 p.m. (Doors open for visiting at 6:00)
Place: Books on Japan (library), Jinbocho, Tokyo;
At the Jinbocho subway stop, go out the A2 exit; at street level, turn left, go 12 steps, and look for a doorway at the left side of... more