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'Las Biuty Queens,' New Translation by Alumna Hannah Kauders '20, to Release June 1, 2021
April 15, 2021

Kauders' translation holds true to the spirit of the original book by keeping what Diego Zúñiga, award-winning author of Camanchaca, calls the "rabid Spanglish" used by "the fragile voices of this book as they tell.

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Our Word Hosts Reading and Conversation with Author Mariana Enriquez
April 7, 2021

For her reading, Enriquez chose the first story that appears in The Dangers of Smoking in Bed, translated as “The Little Angel's Exhumation” in Asymptote.

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Say Translation is Art: Poet and Translator Sawako Nakayasu in Conversation with Professors Susan Bernofsky and Lynn Xu
March 3, 2021

Nakayasu’s lecture was inspired and informed by her desire to think more expansively about the field and work of translation.

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Alumnus Lytton Smith '07 Publishes Two Books
February 18, 2021

Smith received both his PhD and MFA from Columbia University.

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Translation as Storytelling: A Lecture by Associate Professor Susan Bernofsky
December 18, 2020

Bernofsky delivered her lecture, entitled “Translation as Storytelling,” in English with Spanish subtitles accompanying her on screen.

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This Is Who We Are: Susan Bernofsky
December 14, 2020

The Magic Mountain begins in the decade before World War I.

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Professor Katrine Øgaard Jensen '17 Selected for Danish Arts Foundation Fellowship
December 9, 2020

Øgaard Jensen is a writer and translator from the Danish.

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Columbia's International Play Reading Festival Closes with Playwrighting and Translation Panels
November 7, 2020

Columbia University School of the Arts’ International Play Reading Festival went digital this year.

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Columbia's International Play Reading Festival Hosts Final Reading with 'May 35th'
October 26, 2020

The Columbia University School of the Arts hosted the third listening party of its 2020 International Play Reading Festival series with May 35th, written by Candace Chong Mui Ngam.

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