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  • USA

American Literary Translators Association(ALTA)

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    San Francisco, Seattle, Portland
  • Period
    10/06/2016 to 10/11/2016
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Celebrating and promoting the publication of two English translated titles of Korean literature written by Bae Suah, A Greater Music, published by Open Letter Books in October 2016, and Recitation, announced to be published by Deep Vellum Publishing in January 2017, LTI Korea sponsored Bae Suah and Deborah Smith, the translator of both titles, to take part in the annual conference of American Literary Translators Association. The conference took place in Oakland, U.S.A. from October 6 to 9. After the conference, the two gave readings in bookstores located in San Francisco (Green Apple Books on the Park), Portland (Powell’s Books on Hawthorne), Seattle (Elliott Bay Bookstore), Houston (Brazos Bookstore), and Dallas (Deep Vellum Books) from Oct. 10th to 14th.

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