Tuesday, 29 December
603. The Translated Modernities of East Asia: The Politics of Translation in National, Intra-Asian, and International Perspectives
9:00–10:15 p.m., Congress B, Loews
Program arranged by the Division on East Asian Languages and Literatures after 1900
Presiding: Michael Emmerich, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara
1. “The Politics of Shakespeare in Japanese: Two 1880s Translations of Julius Caesar,” Aragorn Quinn, Stanford Univ.
2. “Translation of Historical Conditions,” Lin Zou, Indiana Univ., Bloomington
3. “East Asian Modernities: Translations, Censorship, Stereotypes,” Karen Thornber, Harvard Univ.
Respondent: John Mertz, North Carolina State Univ.