September – October 2016
Faber hosted a group of professionals coming from several countries who worked on projects related to various fields of letters: fiction, translation, TV production, teaching, journalism.
Data de publicació / Publication date: 02-12-2016 El Punt Avui, opinió Anna Ballbona
The first group of residents has just left Faber, and we feel extremely grateful for their support these first weeks.
Erga Netz, TV producer, documentalist and writer based in the Netherlands, writes about her project and her daily life at Faber.
Noufel Bouzeboudja reflects on the situation of the amazigh culture in Kabylia, and compares it with the presence of Catalan in Catalonia, which he has been able to analyse during his stay at Faber.
Data de publicació / Publication date: 02-10-2016 Diari de Girona, opinió Adrià Pujol Cruells
Finnish translator Satu Ekman explains with a beautiful metaphore what the Faber experience means for her.
Finnish translator and resident Satu Ekman will be the first Faber resident to offer an activity open to the general public. Ekman, translator of bestselling Catalan novels Victus and El violí d'Auschwitz, will deliver a lecture about the work of literary translators...
Anna Ballbona Perhaps someone may ask what a residency for creators, scholars and scientists is—or to put it in a nutshell, what the Faber Residency of Olot is. It's been exactly two years now since I've been to Ledig House—a residence for writers and artists in the...
These words—paraphrasing the poet Marc Granell—were the ones used by Laura Borràs to describe the need for a project such as Faber during the official launch of the residence in Olot. An ambitious project with a nationwide reach, that is how it was described by the...
Data de publicació / Publication date: 23-9-2016 Ràdio Olot
Data de publicació / Publication date: 23-9-2016 El Punt Avui