A Single Swallow - In Conversation with the Author, Translator and Editor
19 Dec 2020 | 10:00am - 11:00am (SGT)
Online Zoom* Session | Free with registration
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Nasi Lemak, kiasu, shiok, paiseh— these are some phrases particular to Singapore identity. Every culture possesses linguistic nuances that are unique. How do translators convey these nuances from the original work into something audiences will understand without losing the essence of the original story? Find out at this author-translator-editor discussion where author Zhang Ling, translator Shelly Bryant and Amazon Crossing editor Liza Darnton will share their experience working on A Single Swallow.