Archive for Czerwiec, 2010

Punishment and Crime, an elusive book Rarely does a book or the ultimate intention of its author remain so elusive. Louis Iribarne’s translation of Duchowna’s Kara i Zbrodnia is the subject of a pirandellesque post on The Curmudgeon blog. Rather than reprint the whole article here (or even search for the book) I would recommend […]


A headline from an article in the 31.5.2010 edition of Hot Money (Click image to read the original article.) What should a translator do when the original text is wrong? There are several choices. If the text is a propaganda piece which differs from the facts on the ground and you feel strongly enough about […]