DYSTOPIA, BUT WITH MERMAIDS: SIRENE, BY LAURA PUGNO (2007)

CN: rape, suicide, incest. I thought I'd do something a little different this week: I'm going to review a novel that hasn't yet been translated into English—and won't be any time soon, as far as I'm aware. The idea is to give you, the reader, a sense of a text that you may never get … Continue reading DYSTOPIA, BUT WITH MERMAIDS: SIRENE, BY LAURA PUGNO (2007)

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#WITMONTH UNTRANSLATED: TROTULA, BY PAOLA PRESCIUTTINI (2014)

Though it's been going on since 2014, this August has been my first time celebrating Women in Translation Month (#witmonth), both as a blogger and as a human being. I've done this by exclusively reading and reviewing works by women in translation, and it's been great. I've read a love story where the lovers' gender … Continue reading #WITMONTH UNTRANSLATED: TROTULA, BY PAOLA PRESCIUTTINI (2014)