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Sunday, May 17 • 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Considerations for Translation

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Panelists will address a wide range of topics related to genre translation. From translator's rights and the unique challenges of editing and publishing translated fiction to finding the most rewarding translation approach in the target language, to striking the right balance between modifying the original content with tailoring it for a new audience, there's more to the art and business of literary translation than meets the eye.

Moderators
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Alex Shvartsman

Alex Shvartsman is a writer, translator, and anthologist from Brooklyn, NY. His political fantasy novel Eridani’s Crown was published in 2019. Over 120 of his short stories have appeared in Analog, Nature, Strange Horizons, and many other venues. His website is www.alexshvartsm... Read More →

Speakers
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S. Qiouyi Lu

S. Qiouyi Lu writes, translates, and edits between two coasts of the Pacific. Their fiction and poetry have appeared in Asimov’s, F&SF, and Strange Horizons, and their translations have appeared in Clarkesworld. They edit the flash fiction and poetry magazine Arsenika. You can find... Read More →
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Rachel Cordasco

Rachel Cordasco has a PhD in literary studies and currently works as a developmental editor. She also writes reviews for publications like World Literature Today and Strange Horizons and translates Italian speculative fiction. For all things related to speculative fiction in translation... Read More →
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Tracy Canfield

Tracy Canfield's space-opera computer game I, Cyborg was published by Choice of Games, and her fiction has appeared in numerous magazines and anthologies. Her PhD is in computational linguistics. CNN once called her a "Klingon scholar".


Sunday May 17, 2020 12:00pm - 1:00pm CDT
Athos Stream