Go the F**k to Sleep: A Translation Event
With Ricardo Cortés, Cobina Gillitt, Adam Mansbach, Murat Nemet-Nejatand, and others. Moderated by Dale Peck.
Every language has its own unique flair when it comes to using curse words. But what effect—and what challenges—does this pose to literary writing and translation? Using Adam Mansbach and Ricardo Cortés’s international bestseller Go the F**k to Sleep as an entry point, this panel of writers and translators will explore the swear words we use and how they affect what we read. Come to this panel where no words will be bleeped out.