Two Roundtable Discussions, co-sponsored by the Department of Comparative Literature, MFA Program in Creative Writing, Modern Greek Program, and Center for Russian and East European Studies.
10:30-12:30: WHY TRANSLATE?
Yopie Prins (English/Comparative Literature)
Christi Merrill (Asian Languages/Comparative Literature)
Joshua Miller (English Literature)
Alina Clej (Romance Languages/Comparative Literature)
Kader Konuk (German/Comparative Literature)
Vassilis Lambropoulos (Classical Studies/Comparative Literature)
1:30-3:30: IS TRANSLATION POSSIBLE?
Benjamin Paloff (Society of Fellows, Slavic/Comparative Literature)
Adam Zagajewski (MFA Visiting Poet)
Tatjana Aleksic (Slavic/Comparative Literature)
David Caron (Romance Languages/Women's Studies)
Khaled Mattawa (English Literature/Creative Writing)
Keith Taylor (English Literature /Creative Writing)