Literary Translation

10:00-10:45
The Bluebird: Translation of Books from Russian into English.
Sofia Gutkina, freelancer (Australia)

10:45-11:30
The Hour of George Saunders. On translation of modern fiction and specifically the latest novel by the Booker award winner (Mother’s Day).
Vladimir Babkov, Maxim Gorky Literature Institute (Moscow)

Original story by George Saunders “Mother’s Day”:  https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/02/08/mothers-day-fiction-george-saunders

Published translation is on page 130: Esq-03-2018

Speakers

Sofia Gutkina
Melbourne
Sable Translations
Vladimir Babkov
Moscow
Maxim Gorky Literature Institute