WLT Off the Beaten Craft: “Literature in Translation”

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About the event: A great literary translator combines a passion for foreign literature, deep knowledge of a foreign language, and writing versatility. After all, literary translators are writers called upon to recreate another writer's ideas and style in a different language. What does it take to translate literature well, and what is different about publishing … Continue reading WLT Off the Beaten Craft: “Literature in Translation”

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WLT Off the Beaten Craft: “Writing and Drawing Memoir: Telling Your Story with More than Words”

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About the event: In recent years, many of the most widely read and critically acclaimed comic books have been memoirs, from Alison Bechdel's Fun Home to Art Spielgman's Maus. Comics are a powerful storytelling medium which can often achieve things with words and images together which would be hard to achieve with either alone. During this presentation Maia Kobabe, … Continue reading WLT Off the Beaten Craft: “Writing and Drawing Memoir: Telling Your Story with More than Words”

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WLT Off the Beaten Craft: “Minimalism and Maximalism in English-Language Haiku” with Allyson Whipple

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WLT is excited to partner with Austin-Oita Sister City Committee (AOSCC) for this special WLT Off the Beaten Craft presentation. Join us to learn more about the haiku form, AOSCC, plus get the chance to win a pair of tickets to their upcoming #OitaATX Japan Festival.  About the event:  Most Americans encounter haiku in their … Continue reading WLT Off the Beaten Craft: “Minimalism and Maximalism in English-Language Haiku” with Allyson Whipple

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