Wednesday, 27 December
70. Translation Issues
8:45–10:00 p.m., Anthony, Loews
Program arranged by the American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese
Presiding: Rakhel Villamil-Acera, Univ. of California, Berkeley
1. “The Elusive Narrator in Another Language: Translation Issues in Machado de Assis’s Ressureição,” Karen C. S. Sotelino, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz
2. “The Need for Translation: Desire, Translatability, Alterity,” Sergio Waisman, George Washington Univ.
3. “(Un)Translatability and Paul Celan’s Todesfuge: Examining the ‘Task of the Translator’ in Postholocaust Poetry,” Anna Eva Hiller, Univ. of California, Berkeley