Lost and Found in Translation

  • From left: Poets and translators Lucas Klein, Natascha Bruce, Jennifer Feeley, Professor Haun Saussy and Tammy Ho

  • From left: Professor Haun Saussy, Jennifer Feeley and Tammy Ho

6:30–7:30 pm
Visual Arts Center
Lecture Theatre, Level 4, 7A Kennedy Road, Admiralty

Nov.
9

Moderator: Professor Haun Saussy Department of Comparative Literature, University of Chicago

Contrary to the widely reported dictum “poetry is what is lost in translation”, translation is the lifeblood of modern poetry in Chinese, English, and other languages. A discussion among poets and translators Natascha Bruce, Jennifer Feeley, Tammy Ho and Lucas Klein will explore the effects and challenges of poetry and translation work.

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