SP.261 / ES.SP261
This seminar addresses the inherent challenges of translating poetry from different languages, cultures, and eras. Students do some translation of their own, though accommodations are made if a student lacks even a basic knowledge of any foreign language.
Custer, David, and Alevtina Asarina. SP.261 Poetry in Translation, Spring 2006. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/special-programs/sp-261-poetry-in-translation-spring-2006 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA