PEN World Voices Festival 2016

Translating Nonfiction: When Words Become Walls

SAT. 30 APRIL 2016
Instituto Cervantes
211 East 49th Street, New York, NY 10017
With: MC Elizabeth Boburg, Lydia Cacho, Marjolijn de Jager, Sophie Hughes

We take it for granted that translation fosters mutual understanding and “breaks down borders.” Yet, when it comes to nonfiction, how much really gets through?