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Friday, May 13 • 10:00am - 11:00am
Understanding Translation

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Why is translation so expensive? What are the freedoms and duties of a translator? How do you tell if a translator is good? Does it matter if the translator writes to you and doesn’t appear to have the best English?

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Ken Liu

Ken Liu (http://kenliu.name) is an author and translator of speculative fiction, as well as a lawyer and programmer. A winner of the Nebula, Hugo, and World Fantasy awards, he has been published in The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, Asimov’s, Analog, Clarkesworld, Lightspeed... Read More →

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Tamara Vardomskaya

Tamara Vardomskaya is a Canadian writer. She is a graduate of the 2014 Clarion Writing Workshop, and her fiction has appeared at Tor.com, GigaNotoSaurus, and Beneath Ceaseless Skies. She is currently a Ph.D candidate in linguistics at the University of Chicago. She has been on panels... Read More →

Friday May 13, 2016 10:00am - 11:00am
LaSalle 2

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