October 2015, ALTA

ALTA Conference

3-6 October 2015, Oakland, CA   
ALTA Panel – ”The ear at work when translating Assia Djebar: Assia Djebar in Translation.

A presentation by Marjolijn de Jager, literary translator, and Laurence Jay-Rayon, Montclair State University – a discussion of the importance of recreating silence, music, and sonic patterns in the English translations of Les femmes d’Alger (translated by Marjolijn de Jager) and L’Amour, la fantasia (translated by Dorothy S. Blair)’.