Contemporary Translation: Matvei Yankelevich & Rosa Alcalá

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Contemporary Translation: Matvei Yankelevich & Rosa Alcalá
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Join innovative translators Matvei Yankelevich and Rosa Alcalá in a reading of their recent work, followed by a conversation on the art of translation, with each other and the audience, moderated by poet, visual scholar, and UH Creative Writing faculty Roberto Tejada. Yankelevich translated Today I Wrote Nothing: The Selected Writings of Daniil Kharmsand co-translated the National Translation Award-winning "An Invitation for Me to Think" by Alexander Vvedensky. Among many others, Alcalá translated "Spit Temple: The Selected Performances of Cecilia Vicuña," which was a runner-up for the 2013 PEN Award for Translation.

The event is co-sponsored by Gulf Coast: A Journal of Literature and Fine Arts.
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By: Contemporary Arts Museum Houston

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