Sunday, 09 January
750. Donne Studies in Languages Other Than English: Texts, Contexts, Translation, Criticism, and Teaching
10:15–11:30 a.m., Atrium I, J. W. Marriott
Program arranged by the John Donne Society
Presiding: Ernest Walter Sullivan, Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State Univ.
Speakers: Sachiko Kuno, Aichi Shukutoku Univ.; Makiko Okamura, Kyoto Prefectural Univ.; Miwa Saito, Nara Women’s Univ.; Richard K. Todd, Leiden Univ.; C. K. Thomas Tseng, Wenzao Ursuline Coll. of Languages; Sachiko Yoshida, Nara Women’s Univ.
This session examines past and present international engagements with John Donne in an effort to assay Donne’s impact in languages other than English. It also will feature a discussion of the ambitious project to translate all of Donne’s prose into Japanese.