Interview with Literary Translator Mark Fried

Interview with Literary Translator Mark Fried

Interview with Literary Translator Mark Fried by Jesse Tomlinson Mark Fried is a literary translator who lives in Ottawa, Canada. Jesse Tomlinson is an interpreter and translator, originally from Ottawa, who now lives in Mexico. Jesse Tomlinson: What made you decide...
Bringing a Historical Narrative Back to Life

Bringing a Historical Narrative Back to Life

Bringing a Historical Narrative Back to Life By Carolyn Yohn, Guest Contributor Kismet had a lot to do with the forthcoming translation of Daniel Vaugelade’s Comments on the North American Travels of La Rochefoucauld-Liancourt: 1794–1798. James Thompson, the owner of...
Translating The Three-Body Problem

Translating The Three-Body Problem

Translating The Three-Body Problem Reprinted with permission from Ken Liu In late 2014, Tor Books published author and translator Ken Liu‘s translation of The Three-Body Problem, the first book in a trilogy by leading Chinese science fiction author Cixin Liu....