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Loyalty or Betrayal?
Ginny Tapley Takemori

Whenever the issue of being “faithful” to the original comes up in discussions on literary translation, I only have to think of the case of Izumi Kyoka to be reminded of the impossibility of this proposition. My experience of...



Making Translation Rewarding

Joji Matsuo

Translation is a rewarding profession. It pays the bills. It also provides ample opportunity for studying about everything from technology to trivia, from marketing tactics to manufacturing techniques, from contemporary art to historic...