Five College Consortium

Poetry as Translation

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Humanities Arts Cultural Stu

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Hampshire College
Poetry as Translation--Borders and Bridges: Activities for this course will include lectures/discussions on the theory of translation stressing specific problems of working with different languages, cultures, poetic traditions, and cognitive studies agendas (including theoretical utterances by Dreyden, Benjamin, Nabokov, and Brodsky); Regular critics/close discussions of the participants, translations, following their work in progress; Invited guest workshops. Students must demonstrate proficiency in a world language. The result of this course will be a portfolio of their poetic translations.

Multiple Cultural Perspectives Prerequisite: desire/ability to work with any foreign language.

Linked Course: 
Multiple required components--lab and/or discussion section. To register, submit requests for all components simultaneously.
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This course has unspecified prerequisite(s) - please see the instructor.

Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
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Course Sections

Poetry as Translation
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
1 4.0

Polina Barskova

01:00PM-03:50PM W

Franklin Patterson Hall 104