The "10 rules" series resumes with award-winning translator Dr. Samah Selim. Eleven Rules 1. Think about register. Every essay, novel or story projects a particular and unique language register. A really important part of translating fiction is capturing and rendering that register in English. It’s easy to fall into the trap of overly stiff or … Continue reading 11 Rules and 3 Award-winning Translations from Samah Selim
Readers flocked to the first "rules for translation," from Humphrey Davies and Jonathan Wright.