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The Virtuosi: Five Translators Whose Names are Hallmarks of Quality

I have to confess that I don’t read works in English translation that often. The main reason is neither my language purism nor snobbishness but the prosaic lack of time: in order to maintain seven reading languages besides my native … Continue reading

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The Magnificent Seven: Reviews of the Untranslated Novels You Should Know About

All the reviews at The Untranslated examine works of literature not available in English at the moment the respective posts are published.  There are some novels whose translation was imminent when I was writing about them, like Umberto Eco’s Numero Zero or … Continue reading

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