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If This Be Treason

Translation and Its Dyscontents, A Memoir by Gregory Rabassa Review by Anne Milano Appel Gregory Rabassa’s long-awaited memoir takes the form of an inquiry into the varieties of perfidy and treason implied in traduttore/traditore, with Rabassa himself as the (self-)accused…

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Beginning Translator’s Survival Kit

by Susana Greiss and George Fletcher Review by Sharlee Merner Bradley All translators will enjoy and can benefit from this timely contribution to the profession. The 100-plus pages of the Beginning Translator’s Survival Kit are divided into two parts, each…

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A Guide to the Process of Book Publishing

By Karl Kaussen Some time ago, a number of questions about literary contracts and book publishing were discussed on the NCTA Members e-mail list. Longtime member and former NCTA vice president Karl Kaussen addressed the topic in a detailled message….

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ISBN Demystified

by Radlex Information taken from The New York Public Library Writer’s Guide to Style and Usage, HarperCollins Publishers, 1994. On the copyright page, which is the verso of the title page of every book, among much other information you can…

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