Interview with Tomáš Kačer as translator
Tomáš Kačer speaks in an interview for his publisher "Host" about his experience as a translator of fiction and non-fiction. The interview is in Czech.
A nearly complete list of Tomáš's translations is available here: Tomáš Kačer | překladatel | Databáze knih (databazeknih.cz). If you are interested in his scholarly reflection upon his translations of two Christos Tsiolkas's novels, The Slap and Barrakuda, you may check out his latest article: Czech translations and receptions of contemporary Australian fiction: Journal of Postcolonial Writing (tandfonline.com).
Tomáš Kačer Appointed Associate Professor. Congratulations!
Congratulations! The Head of the Department received his Associate Professor decree from the Masaryk University Rector, Professor Martin Bareš, at a ceremony on Thursday, 25 May.
Bachelor Thesis Defense Schedule - June 2023
Josef Jařab, first post-Velvet Revolution UP Rector, dies aged 85
After a brief but serious illness, Josef Jařab has died, aged 85. Professor of English and American Literature, literary theoretician and translator, he was the first post-Velvet Revolution rector of Palacký University Olomouc (1990–1997).