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Alexandra Büchler

Alexandra Büchler is director of Literature Across Frontiers (LAF), European Platform for Literary Exchange, Translation and Policy Debate, based in Wales. LAF aims to develop intercultural dialogue through literature and translation, acting as catalyst for collaborative projects and stimulating debate on diversity in the field of literature and translation. LAF has been working on projects in India and with Indian writers and literary professionals for almost a decade. An editor and literary translator, Büchler served on the executive committee of Translators’ Association UK and of the advocacy network Culture Action Europe. She is a member of the European Cultural Parliament and sits on various working groups and committees such as the consortium managing the Literary Translation Centre at the London Book Fair and on the executive committee of the European Civil Society Platform for Multilingualism.

Festival Directors’ Roundtable
27th January, Saturday 11:15 am - 12:15 pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
Alexandra Büchler, Ameena Saiyid, Cathy McCullough, Chandra Prakash Tiwari, Cherilyn Parsons, David McWilliams, Geoffrey Taylor, Janhavi Prasada, Kanak Chauhan, Kathryn Baird, K. Sreenivasarao, Maina Bhagat, Meenakshi Alimchandani, Mita Kapur, Namita Gokhale, Oliver Moystad, Prashant Kashyap, Ravi Deecee, Sanaz Fotouhi, Shyam Parikh, Sian Smyth and Ulrich Schreiber moderated by Sanjoy K. Roy

Festival Directors’ Roundtable
27th January, Saturday 12:30pm -1:30pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
Alexandra Büchler, Ameena Saiyid, Cathy McCullough, Chandra Prakash Tiwari, Cherilyn Parsons, David McWilliams, Geoffrey Taylor, Janhavi Prasada, Kanak Chauhan, Kathryn Baird, K. Sreenivasarao, Maina Bhagat, Meenakshi Alimchandani, Mita Kapur, Namita Gokhale, Oliver Moystad, Prashant Kashyap, Ravi Deecee, Sanaz Fotouhi, Shyam Parikh, Sian Smyth, Ulrich Schreiber and Smita Parikh moderated by Sanjoy K. Roy

How Do Books Travel?
27th January, Saturday 2:30pm - 3:30pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
Adriana Lisboa, Eurig Salisbury, Hemant Divate, Sampurna Chattarji and Sunandan Roy Chowdhury in conversation with Alexandra Büchler

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