Arunava Sinha and Deborah Smith in conversation with Neeta Gupta

 

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The crucial task of the translator in bringing a book alive in another language and adding to the corpus of world literature is only recently being recognised and celebrated. A session with stellar translators Deborah Smith, who has rendered the Korean writer Han Kang into English, and Arunava Sinha, the major force behind the translation of classic and contemporary Bangla literature.