Links Round-Up Mar 4-8

Read:

Poetry Translation Centre’s archive of translated poetry: 358 poems, 27 different languages, 79 poets, 38 countries! http://ow.ly/iibCa

Gloria Posada: Every glow/is born and dies/in world and bodies http://ow.ly/iic9I

Latin word of the day! Everyone needs a little more Latin vocab now and then http://ow.ly/iicgw

Santiago Roncagliolo’s interesting new book asks readers to figure out how characters’ conversations intersect http://ow.ly/ilO6R

Wanting a new book in translation to read? Check out WWB staff picks, if you haven’t already! http://ow.ly/ilPRy

25 of the best translated fiction books and Three Percent’s top ten list. http://ow.ly/issgN

On translating Kondoh, making the mundane into the magical http://ow.ly/isrZl

Reviews:

Translation & sex? Epstein’s review of Cutler’s “Slap and Tickle” points out translator’s power to change ideas http://ow.ly/ilPYx

Review of Russian poet Kirill Medvedev’s “It’s No Good.” Art, politics & the artist in consumer capitalist society. http://ow.ly/ilOsZ

The Paris Review’s review of the Milan Review. All that reviewing to say: this issue will sate any winter wanderlust http://ow.ly/iieLt

A review of Sebastian Loth’s pretty little love story children’s book, “Clementine.” http://ow.ly/ilNVD

News + Events:

Lots more great translation panels at AWP. How about F204. What Poets Learn When They Translate. For the schedule, go here http://ow.ly/ilPlV

If you’re at AWP, lots of translation panels today! Check out R182. Translation as the (Re)Creation of Voice and Self. http://ow.ly/ilPaC

StAnza: Scotland’s International Poetry Festival is this week, March 6-10 in St. Andrews, Scotland. More info here http://ow.ly/ilPDg

Cecilia Vicuña and Laura Elrick read at The Poetry Project tonight, 8pm at St. Marks Church, New York, NY http://ow.ly/ilPs9

Chicagoans! Great opportunities, conversations & connections among diverse urban voices at International Voices Project: http://ow.ly/iigHJ

Translate or write Chinese poetry in Vermont! Apply for Vermont Studio Center’s Chinese Poetry & Translation Fellowships http://ow.ly/iif1q

Upcoming March 20-24: Brussel’s Passa Porta festival–four days filled with literature and imagination http://ow.ly/iidMR

Association of Writers & Writing Programs (AWP) is this week in Boston. Look for all the translation panels & ALTA folk! http://ow.ly/iig5c

Intralingo’s recap of some upcoming translation events and opportunities http://ow.ly/ilNNS

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