SBC Translator in Residence

Singapore Book Council 90 Goodman Road, Goodman Arts Centre, Blk E #03-32, Singapore, Singapore

I'm delighted to be the Singapore Book Council's first Translator in Residence. You can read about all the different events on the Singapore Book Council website.

Keynote—Conversations Across Worlds: Translation And The Lyric Imagination

The Arts House, Living Room 1 Old Parliament Ln, Singapore, Singapore

I'm honored to offer the keynote address for the Singapore Translation Symposium 2023. Here is a complete description: Thomas Hitoshi Pruiksma speaks about translation as a form of apprenticeship to master poets, sharing how translating from Tamil and from Spanish has shaped his journey as a writer and poet and showing how what he calls […]

Flowing With the World: The Kural on Earth and Ethics

King Country Library System Online Event WA, United States

I'm delighted to be offering a free talk and Q&A about the Kural through the King County Library System in Washington State. Here is the event description: "In South India, the Kural is revered as a guide to practicing goodness and good sense in daily life. Yet this masterpiece of world literature, on par with […]