Free and Constrained: Writing, Translating, and the Creative Process, 2018 AWP Conference

Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 10:30am
Tampa Convention Center
333 S Franklin Street
Room 15, First Floor
Tampa, FL 33602
United States
(813) 274-8511

While poets writing and revising their own work can be relatively free, poets translating face the constraint of the original. What's carried over from the struggle with a poem in another language to the struggle with a draft or the blank page? Four poet-translators discuss how their creative processes differ in each mode and what each offers the other. REGISTER NOW.