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January 23, 2023
Professor Robyn Creswell’s English version of Iman Mersal’s The Threshold has been longlisted for the PEN Award for Poetry in Translation. The Threshold was...
October 14, 2022
Yale Associate Professor Robyn Creswell has recently published in The New York Review of Books a review of Yasmine Seale’s new translation of The Thousand and One...
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...