Tuesday, July 19, 2011
Martial Translation Contest: Update
I received the first entry for my contest this morning. The submission comes from a public health graduate student at U of M. A first time translator, she sets a high bar for competition with ascetic compression and clever rhymes, one of which pair 'smugly' with 'fugly.' Send in your entries. Contest ends next Wednesday. See previous post for full details.
NOTES FOR A FAILED NOVEL Tórshavn, Faroe Islands Start with the location, basaltic hills, green against the grey sweep of the North At...