Category: Translation

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



26 March, 2015

Oxford Student PEN

The Dead



25 March, 2015

Oxford Student PEN

Nothing stays on the table except the trace of your hand…



24 March, 2015

Oxford Student PEN

Prayer



23 March, 2015

Oxford Student PEN

Panoramas of Death and Desolation