Is it spring yet? Anyhow, there’s translation in the air. Here’s what’s coming up.
Wednesday, March 1:
Revisiting Eastern Europe: The Politics of Translation: translators Philip Boehm, Bela Shayevich, and Matvei Yankelevich discuss the social and political implications of their craft and how their latest projects fit into the international literary landscape. Moderated by Charity Scribner, introduced by Esther Allen. More information here. CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Ave., Skylight Room (Rm. 9100), 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 4:
Translation at the Margins: part of the 2017 Festival Neue Literatur, this event is devoted to the importance of translating LGBTQ voices, voices of people of color, voices of women, and voices of writers from countries recently affected by the U.S. immigration ban, featuring Read more …