Tuesday, 29 December
501. Literary Translators on Source Texts and Translation Practice: A Reading and Discussion
3:30–4:45 p.m., Commonwealth Hall A2, Loews
Program arranged by the MLA Office of Book Publications
Presiding: Janis A. Mayes, Syracuse Univ.
Speakers: Deborah Jenson, Duke Univ.; Doris Y. Kadish, Univ. of Georgia; Gretchen M. Schultz, Brown Univ.; Diana Spokiene, York Univ.; W. Robert Walker, Yuma, AZ; Richard Kelly Washbourne, Kent State Univ., Kent; Raleigh Whitinger, Univ. of Alberta
Participants will read French, German, Catalan, Spanish, and Galician source texts and will discuss their English translation processes and use of literary translations in the classroom.