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Faculty Publication Spotlight: Anindita Banerjee
“India has 26 official languages, but when I teach Indian literature, students can only access a very few works in English translation,” laments Anindita Banerjee, associate professor of comparative literature.
The popular University Course on science fiction Banerjee teaches, which she describes as “aggressively global,” is also limited by the translations available. So Banerjee and colleague Yvonne Howell at the University of Richmond decided to create a volume of translated Russian science fiction stories themselves.
Click here to read the full article, which details the creation of "Red Star Tales: A Century of Russian and Soviet Science Fiction.