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Non-arrival flights: A Digital Remapping of Linguistic Borders

What happens when three engineers and two humanists who speak Arabic, Chinese, Hindi, and Russian get together? They make a digital interactive poem using automated Bing translation engine (Google Translate makes you pay for their API) that explores issues of … Continue reading

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Distilling George Steiner’s Babel

George Steiner. After Babel. 3rd edition. Oxford UP, 1998. Kindle. This is my humble attempt to make sense of George Steiner’s monumental (both in terms of sheer size and influence) work on philosophy of language and translation. Steiner is the … Continue reading

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