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Topic: Center for Language Studies

Translator Ann Goldstein, known for her translations of Elena Ferrante,  discussed the challenges of conveying an author’s intended meaning.

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Translator talks importance, difficulties of language

February 28, 2020 0 comments

Ann Goldstein spoke on the nuanced and complex process of adapting foreign-language literature into English during the keynote address of the Center for Language Studies’ Translation Across Disciplines conference Thursday evening.

Brown plans to increase ‘language footprint’ on campus

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Brown plans to increase ‘language footprint’ on campus

February 13, 2020 3 comments

Following a finding last year that enrollment in language courses has seen a 20 percent decrease over the last 10 years, the University has made strides toward addressing the decline.