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That’s Not What I Meant!


  April 29, 2010 | Instituto Cervantes | New York City

  With Michael Hofmann and Peter Stamm; moderated by Susan Bernofsky

  Co-sponsored Instituto Cervantes New York and the PEN Translation Committee

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Acclaimed Swiss writer Peter Stamm, author of the novels Agnes, Unformed Landscape, and On a Day Like This, and the short story collection In Strange Gardens, and poet Michael Hofmann, translator of Stamm’s works and of many twentieth-century masters, will converse about the challenges of bringing Stamm into English. Moderated by Susan Bernofsky, co-chair of the Translation Committee and an award-winning translator from German.

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