Literary Translation Studies

  • Susan Bernofsky Lectures
    Susan Bernofsky lectures on her recent translation of Kafka’s Metamorphosis.
  • Peter Cole Speaks with Students
    Poet and translator Peter Cole speaks with students during his recent visit to campus for the Plutzik Reading Series.
  • Novelist Salman Rushdie
    Novelist Salman Rushdie socializes with students and audience members.
  • Joanna Scott, Salman Rushdie and Umberto Eco
    Faculty Member Joanna Scott in conversation with Salman Rushdie and Umberto Eco.
  • Celebration of the Book
    Our partners include Open Letter, the University’s imprint for literary translations, and Three Percent, an online resource for international literature.
  • Student in Stacks
    You can access resources, special collections, and journal subscriptions through Rush Rhees Library.

About

LITERARY TRANSLATION STUDIES at the University of Rochester offers programs for students who are fluent in English, highly proficient in at least one other language, and are excellent writers.


Our Partners

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Students in the program work alongside publishing professionals and learn about acquisitions, editing, marketing, and more by interning with Open Letter, the University’s literary imprint.

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Our programs in translation studies are further enhanced by Three Percent, an online resource for international literature, as well as a plethora of on-campus readings, interviews, and other events.


  • Student in Class

    Academics

    Combine academic rigor, creativity, practical training, and professional development.

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  • Student Advising

    Advising

    Get the most out of your literary translation studies program.

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Student in Class

Academics

Combine academic rigor, creativity, practical training, and professional development.

Learn more

Rush Rhees Library Tower

Admissions

Utilize unique facilities, nationally ranked faculty, and superb research infrastructure.

Apply Today

Student Advising

Advising

Get the most out of your literary translation studies program.

Contact Us