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Lydia Davis, "Translating 'Madame Bovary'"

Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 4:30pm

Goldwin Smith Hall, Kaufmann Auditorium
232 East Ave, Central Campus

Lydia Davis will briefly discuss her translating and writing careers and then take the audience through a close study of two pages of Flaubert's Madame Bovary, looking at translation problems and also some of Flaubert's own techniques.

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Romance Studies


cascal, Romance Studies, shum

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