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April 29, 2021
Graduating with a Yale degree in Translation Studies will finally be a thing. By next academic year, the Ivy League university will start to offer graduate and undergraduate...
April 26, 2021
The Yale Translation Initiative recently announced the establishment of both a graduate and undergraduate certificate in Translation Studies that is expected to become...
April 22, 2021
Michael Sells on his new translation of the 12th-13th Century Mystic and Poet Muhyiddin Ibn ‘Arabi A reading and conversation with Feisal G. Mohamed Michael Sells’s...
March 23, 2021
Gwendolyn Harper (’15) is currently translating Wild Desire and Other Writings, by Pedro Lemebel, for Penguin Classics. The book will be an anthology of crónicas by the...
March 15, 2021
This talk will consider the nature of translation in the context of the philosophy or perfection, as Damion Searls proposes a new way to think about the dynamic interplay...
March 5, 2020
Since graduating from Yale and pursuing an MFA in poetry at Boston University, Laura Marris (Yale ‘10) has been working as a freelance literary translator. In 2013, she...
March 5, 2020
We are pleased to announce that Alyson Waters, Senior Lecturer in the Department of French, Managing Editor of Yale French Studies, and member of the Yale Translation...