PEN World Voices Festival | NYC April 25 – May 1, 2016

A Celebration of Poets Translate Poets: A Hudson Review Anthology, edited by Paula Deitz

Part I

Mark Jarman: On Translation in The Hudson Review since 1949

Part II

Poet/Translators R.S. Gwynn, Johanna Keller, and Charles Martin discuss their translations of Victor Hugo, Christine de Pisan, and G.G. Belli

Part III

Actors Jeff Kline and Alexa de Puivert perform scenes from Richard Wilbur's translation of Corneille'sLe Cid and discuss its 2013 world premiere production, in which Kline performed the title role

The Literary Mews is presented with the support of: The Humanities Initiative at New York University Arts & Sciences Dean for the Humanities Graduate School of Arts & Science Office of the Dean Department of English Vice Provost for Faculty, Arts, Humanities and Diversity

This event is co-sponsored by Casa Italiana