Born and raised in Ticino, Carlotta Bernardoni Jaquinta currently lives in Bern. She studies and works at the University of Lausanne where she is assistant professor of Russian. She’s writing a PhD thesis on Italian and French translations of the works of contemporary Russian author Viktor Pelevine. She contributes to “Viceversa Literature” and is a member of the Bienne Meetings Team.
Babel invites you to Palazzo Civico for the official opening of the festival and an apericena with the festival guests. In addition to the inaugural speeches, this will be the occasion to hear the first readings and translations. With Monique Schwitter, Carlotta Bernardoni Jaquinta and Anne Brécart, and this year’s Poethreesome: Gaia Grandin, Michael Fehr, Andrea Bianchetti.