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.

Event Type

Seminar

Departments

Romance Studies

Tags

cascal, Romance Studies, shum

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