Around the web – September and October 2022

Here’s your round-up of news, articles, and blog posts about language and translation for September and October 2022.

Fresco from Pompeii of Echo and Narcissus, with whom Jhumpa Lahiri, as a translator, feels a close affinity

Who translated The New York Times’ widely-read yeshiva report into Yiddish? It may undermine Hasidic leaders.

Death by Machine Translation?

In order to avoid raising suspicion the novel’s translators met and worked in a Uyghur tea shop

On a final note, for International Translation Day I was pleased to help shine a spotlight on my profession by being featured in a local newspaper.

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