Thursday, February 16, 2017

Language-in-use and the literary artifact

The issue of Representations that I co-edited with Tom McEnaney and Tristram Wolff is currently available free on line.

You can begin reading the Introduction that Tom and I wrote here.

Sunday, January 22, 2017

The End of Eddy

Pleased to say that my translation of Édouard Louis's novel, The End of Eddy, is now out in the UK. It comes out in the US in late April/early May.

Here's one of the first reviews, in The Irish Times.

Sunday, October 30, 2016

The End of Eddy

Looking forward to the publication of my translation of Édouard Louis's novel, The End of Eddy (En finir avec Eddy Bellegueule). It'll be out in the UK in February 2017, and in the US in April 2017.

André Gide

Here's a link to a short piece I wrote on Gide's The Immoralist recently.

Fall 2016 Yoga


Adeline Yoga in Berkeley: Mondays,  5:45 pm - 7:15 pm. Level I-II (for new and continuing students).

Adeline Yoga in Berkeley: Wednesdays, 10 am - 11:45 am. Level III (for seasoned students).


Saturday afternoon workshops at the Yoga Room in Berkeley: December 10, 2016.  Future 2017 dates: February 11, April 22, August 19, October 21. All workshops from 2-5 pm.  Topic for December 10: The Side Body, the Breath, the Mind.

Saturday, April 2, 2016

Lecture at Yale, April 28, 2016

I'll be lecturing at Yale at the end of April: "Proust and Bourdieu: Distinction and Form." Details are here. 

Saturday, January 16, 2016

Translating Sexuality Contextually

Here's a link to the text of a little talk I gave at the "Gender in Translation" event at Berkeley in December: Translating Sexuality Contextually.