21 October 2011

A reading from the book of Dr. Aira

Katherine Silver reads a short extract from her translation of César Aira's Dr. Aira's Miracle Cures, coming in 2012 from New Directions.

At this link (via Conversational Reading).

You can also watch Donald A. Yates talk about Borges in the same video.

See also: more interviews with Silver at Too Many Books in the Kitchen and Center for the Art of Translation blog, and also her three essays in Sampsonia Way.

"The Erotic Place of Translation"
"Literary Translation and Subversion"
"Maintaining Boundaries (and Borders)"

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