Monthly Archives: August 2018

Besse translation submitted to MIT Press

I just submitted my translation of Jacques Besse’s La Grande Pâque to MIT Press! I’m posting this from my phone so it’s hard to link to things, but there are plenty of draft translations, a conference paper, and some random … Continue reading

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Books read, August

Most of my time has been dedicated to my Besse translation, but I’ve managed to read a little tangential stuff as well… Louis Aragon, Paris Peasant Jacques Besse, La Grande Pâques (original once, my translation, too many times) (Innumerable pages … Continue reading

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dream

downtown seattle, everything seemed mirrored about stewart street, much more populated — i think an outdoor movie was screening in front of the federal courthouse. i was walking northeast, crossing maybe 7th avenue. the extra-large, white police vehicle that looks … Continue reading

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In search of La Pergola: Besse, Godard, BHPT, Google Street View

The mysteries of translation are many, but one of my favorites is scouting out locations. I’m submitting my final draft of Besse’s La Grande Pâque at the end of the month and I wanted to share one particular success. In … Continue reading

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