There is an excuse for the irregularity with which I’ve been writing. Several, in fact, the most recent of which is that I’m in Greece attending the University of Iowa’s Overseas Writing Workshop. Corfu, to be precise, and it’s awfully hard to remember there are more important things than talking about translation and poetry in the shade after swimming in the Ionian Sea. But, the new Reading the World Podcast finally made it up! This is the last of the […]
Just a quick note during the craziness of my week-before-spring-break to say that the second episode of Reading the World Podcast is up on ITunes! In this one Chad Post and I talk to Susan Harris, Editor of Words Without Borders, about teaching translation and organizational principles. It was a great conversation!!
Short and sweet: the podcast I’ve been working on with Chad Post of Open Letter Books for the past few months launched! The first episode which is available now is a conversation we had with Lawrence Venuti at MLA in December about his translations of Catalan poet Ernest Farrés’s book Edward Hopper (which I reviewed earlier for Three Percent). We also talked about publishing and poetry and some other great stuff. It’s available now through ITunes to listen and subscribe, […]