The well-known translator Miriam Borenstein will conduct a translation workshop for Israelis aspiring to translate Polish literature into Hebrew, for literature buffs and for people with a complete command of Hebrew and proficient in Polish. Candidates who are willing to participate in 6 sessions which will be held once every two weeks in the period February-April 2019 will be preferred.

Please register until December 23, 2018 / by mail to


 Free participation

 Session dates: 1.2.2019; 15.2.2019; 1.3.2019; 29.3.2019; 12.4.2019

 The workshop will focus on Polish-to-Hebrew translation exercises and, furthermore, the participants will hear 3 lectures by guests specializing in languages, literature and translation. The guests will initiate a dialogue about modern Polish literature, contemporary language development, challenges translators face etc. The workshop will be concluded by an event attended by representatives of major publishing houses.

A precondition of participation in the workshop – a brief test will be held on December 18, 2018.   

 The workshop will be held in cooperation with the Polish Book Institute