Category: Translation

3 July, 2017

Nicola Thomas

Ode to Joy

On S J Fowler's Enemies Project.


12 June, 2017

Jane Hastings

Made in Poland?

A review of Wioletta Greg's Swallowing Mercury.


24 April, 2017

Kanta Dihal

Translating Post-War Boredom

Kanta Dihal discusses the translation of a Dutch post-war classic.


27 February, 2017

Hugh Foley

Poet and pig

Hugh Foley on an innovative anthology of translations and 'translations'.


13 February, 2017

Melissa Purkiss

The blind interference of an external force

Melissa Purkiss reviews a much overdue translation of Gaito Gazdanov's The Flight.


31 January, 2017

Arabella Currie

Two poems from The Divers



14 November, 2016

Kanta Dihal

Hex: Two Versions of a Witch Tale

Kanta Dihal discusses the curious English translation of a Dutch horror novel.


1 February, 2016

Charles Yuchen He

The Reality of Narrating Hunger

Charles Yuchen He traces modernism back to a Norwegian novel on starvation.


Jenny Messenger

Translators Be Warned

Jenny Messenger enjoys tackling Saint Aldhelm's riddles in a new verse translation.


27 March, 2015

Oxford Student PEN

Despair