Lecture in language


Lucie Šavlíková (CZE)

translator and writer

„Children are our future. And if we want them to be educated, they need to relate to reading and to books.“


Lucie is a translator, literary editor and author of children's books. For many years she worked in Czech publishing houses (Albatros, Mladá fronta and Euromedia Group) where she focused on children's literature. She has participated in several projects focused on reading literacy and she initiated the creation of a unique methodological handbook for children's books.

  Today, Lucie is a freelance translator from French and English, editor and writer. For more than 5 years, she has been involved in organizing the Zlatá stuha annual award for the best More…