Video recordings of the 2014 NSTS Research Symposium

Here you can find the link to the video recordings of the presentations and responses from the 2014 NSTS Research Symposium in NYC September 19:

World Literature, National Markets and Translating Biblical Poetry

  • David Damrosch, Ernest Bernbaum Professor of Literature and Chair of the Department of Comparative Literature at Harvard University

    Title: “World Literature, National Markets”

    Respondent: Lydia Liu, Wun Tsun Tam Professor in the Humanities and Professor of Chinese and Comparative Literature at Columbia University

  • Robert Alter, Professor in the Graduate School and Emeritus Professor of Hebrew and Comparative Literature at the University of California at Berkley

    Title: “Translating Biblical Poetry: Ancient Hebrew Verse and the Constraints of English”

    Respondent: Adriane Leveen, Senior lecturer in Hebrew Bible at the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, New York Campus