Sandra Smith, Robinson College, University of Cambridge - “From The Stranger to the Outsider: Translating Camus' L'Etranger Anew”


Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 6:00pm to 8:00pm


Dana Palmer Seminar Room, 16 Quincy Street


.Chairs:                  Svetlana Boym and Susan Suleiman
Sponsored by:   Seminar on Politics, Literature & the Arts and Seminar on Re-thinking Translation, Mahindra Humanities Center

Sandra Smith's new translation of this classic work, published in 2012, was the first new version since 1989. Prof. Smith will discuss the art of translation and compare examples from the previous published editions, followed by Q&A.  No knowledge of French required.