Jessica Cohen, translator of David Grossman’s award-winning A Horse Walks into a Bar, will discuss the joys and challenges of rendering the work of some of the finest Israeli writers into English.
Poetry Inside Out is a collaborative language arts curriculum that celebrates classroom diversity, builds literacy skills, improves critical thinking, and unlocks creativity by teaching students to translate great poetry from around the world. By practicing the art of translation, students become familiar with the building blocks of language and the full range of expression available to them as readers, writers, speakers, thinkers, and world citizens.
A look at the next book in #TheCATBookClub: a novel by Japanese author Masatsugu Ono.April 17, 2018
Verónica Gerber Bicecci and Christina MacSweeney joined us in San Francisco to discuss their collaboration on Empty Set. The conversation touched on exile and postmemory, visual and linguistic codes, and translation as cannibalism. #TheCATBookClub.April 12, 2018
Supplemental material as you begin reading Schwob’s Imaginary Lives and The Children’s Crusade. #TheCATBookClubApril 5, 2018