Alexandra Büchler is Director of Literature Across Frontiers. A translator and editor of numerous publications, she has worked as cultural manager for over twenty-five years, and served on the board of the advocacy network Culture Action Europe and of the UK Translators’ Association. Her interest lies in the area literature and translation policies, European cultural cooperation with third countries and especially across the Euro-Mediterranean region, and the role of civil society in international cultural activities and in cultural policy development. She edits the series of LAF research reports Making Literature Travel. She is the Editorial Director of Transcript – Europe’s Online Review of International Writing, and editor of the New Voices from Europe and Beyond series of contemporary poetry anthologies from Arc Publications, UK.
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