A Visit with Translator Katherine M. Hedeen -- Translation Reading
Translation Reading from Víctor Rodríguez Núñez's tasks and night badly written
Katherine M. Hedeen’s latest book-length translations include night badly written (Action Books) and tasks (coimpress, longlisted for the Best Translated Book Award, shortlisted for the National Translation Award, 2017) by Víctor Rodríguez Núñez, and Nothing Out of This World, an anthology of contemporary Cuban poetry (English PEN Award). She is the Poetry Translation Editor for the Kenyon Review and a two-time recipient of a NEA Translation Project Grant. She is a Professor of Spanish at Kenyon College.
This event is sponsored by the Washington University Department of Comparative Literature and the Center for the Humanities, in affiliation with the Literary Translation Writing Group.