Lit_cast Slovakia with Julia Sherwood

Lit cast Slovakia in English cover photo by Marzena Pogorzaly

photo by Marzena Pogorzaly

In this biweekly series of podcasts produced by the Slovak Information Centre for Literature and launched in April 2020, Julia Sherwood hosts conversations on Slovak literature and related subjects with publishers, academics, and fellow translators. Lit_cast is available on

  • Apple Podcasts
  • Google Play
  • Spotify
  • Podbean
  • The Literary Information Center website
  • or download mp3 audio files of each episode directly
    from SlovakLiterature.com below by clicking on each filename link. To listen to an episode in your browser instead, simply click on any part of the description below other than the mp3 filename, and a player should open in a separate tab.
  • or download mp3 audio files of each episode directly from SlovakLiterature.com below by clicking on each filename link. To listen to an episode in your browser instead, simply click on any part of the description below other than the mp3 filename, and a player should open in a separate tab.

n.b. Author Michal Hvorecký is hosting a similar podcast in German entitled LIT_CAST Slowakei, available via the Literary Information Center website.

Episode 1
Donald Rayfield

Episode 2
Rajendra Chitnis

Episode 3
Magdalena Mullek

Episode 4
Charles Sabatos

Episode 5
Janet Livingstone

Episode 6
Jonathan Gresty

Episode 7
Katarína Gephardt

Episode 8
Michael Stein


Lit_cast Slovakia is produced by Peter Michalík at The Centre for Information on Literature (LIC) with theme music by Jason Shaw. For more information about Jason’s music, see Creative Commons Music by Jason Shaw
on Audionautix.com.


SlovakLiterature.com provides hosting of Lit_cast Slovakia on this page through an agreement with LIC
in order to offer a repository with more stable links than other services are sometimes able to allow. For the most up-to-date information and the latest episodes, see the LIC page itself, or one of the podcast services linked
at the top of this page.


Lit_cast Slovakia is produced by Peter Michalík at The Centre for Information on Literature (LIC) with theme music by Jason Shaw. For more information about Jason’s music, see Creative Commons Music by Jason Shaw on Audionautix.com.


SlovakLiterature.com provides hosting of Lit_cast Slovakia on this page through an agreement with LIC in order to offer a repository with more stable links than other services are sometimes able to allow. For the most up-to-date information and the latest episodes, see the LIC page itself, or one of the podcast services linked at the top of this page.

© Mullek and Sherwood