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Trece padres: Translation Spanish fiction into English
November 7 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
On Monday, Nov. 7, from noon to 1 p.m. in the Bangor Room of the Memorial Union, UMaine professor and Peruvian writer Carlos Villacorta will give a talk titled” “Trece padres: Translation Spanish fiction into English.” Villacorta will discuss his fiction in Spanish, the effort to deconstruct the image of the father, and the task of working with translator Gillian Esquivia-Cohen to assess the gender dynamics from his short story “Trece padres” in Spanish into its final version “Thirteen Fathers” in English.
Pizza will be served.