Translating Cervantes, Feb. 21

Monday, February 21 at 6:30 p.m., in Dickson Hall, Cohen Lounge.

Award-winning translator Edith Grossman, who has recently published a new English translation of Don Quijote, will discuss the challenges and difficulties of translating one of the most extraordinary masterpieces of Spanish literature. 2005 marks the Fourth Centennial of the publication of the first edition of Don Quijote in Spain. Discussion and book signing to follow.

Co-sponsored by the Global Education Center; the Spanish/Italian Department; Latin American and Latino Studies; Art Gallery; Latin American Students Organization; Sprague Library; Women's Studies; Theater and Dance Department; Honors Program; Gay/Lesbian Faculty; Staff Association; Women's Center; School of the Arts; and College of Humanities and Social Sciences. Additional co-sponsors: French, German & Russian Department; The Institute for the Humanities.

For more information: contact María José García Vizcaíno,