Second Annual Day of Translation

Thursday, September 27, 2018 9:00 AM to 5:15 PM
Johnson Center, The Bistro

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We are proud to produce our second Day of Translation in conjunction with the Center for the Art of Translation. This Day brings together a dozen literary translators from across the globe to George Mason’s campus for a day-long series of events and panels centered around the art of literary translation. 

 

 

Schedule Of Events

 

9:00-9:15: Welcome and Greetings

 

9:15-10:15: Experimental Translation 

       --Vivek Narayanan

       --Sawako Nakayasu

       --Chris Clarke

       --Christian Hawkey

 

 

10:30-11:45: Politics and Advocacy of Translation

        --Marcia Lynx Qualey

        --Anna Deeny Morales

        --Alex Zucker

        --Michael Holtmann

 

12:00-1:30: BREAK

 

1:30-2:45: Arabic Literature in Translation

        --Kareem James Abu-Zeid

        --Lissie Jaquette

        --Marcia Lynx Qualey

        --Matthew Davis

 

3:00-4:15: Paths Toward Translation

        --Heather Green

        --Alex Zucker

        --Lara Vergnaud

        --Lissie Jaquette

 

4:30-5:15: Keynote by Megan McDowell