Giacomo Leopardi In and On Translation April 3-6, 2014, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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Northeast Modern Language Association (NEMLA)
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Session Organizer: Corrado Federici
Sessio Title: Giacomo leopardi In and On Translation
Submission Deadline: September 30, 2013

This roundtable invites contributions that address the English translation of Giacomo Leopardi's Zibaldone dei pensieri. Participants are asked to reflect on the importance of this new translation for Leopardi studies, issues that the team of translators faced in rendering the original Italian, and the impact the English Zibaldone may have on the translation and/or reading of Leopardi's poetry and prose.