This item is by Lisa Brown was taken from the New York Times Book Review.Continue reading “How To Read Proust In the Original”
The subject of literature in translation always fascinates me. Remember what Ezra Pound said,
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English literature lives on translation, it is fed by translations, every new exuberance, every new heave is stimulated by translations, every allegedly great age is an age of translations, beginning with Geoffrey Chaucer.