Literary Translation, MFA

This is the first version of the 2024–25 General Catalog. Please check back regularly for changes. The final edition and the historical PDF will be published during the fall semester.

Learning Outcomes

Students will be able to demonstrate:

  • skills and knowledge of literary translation practice as a creative art;
  • broad knowledge of the professional field of literary translation;
  • familiarity with the cultural and literary context of the student’s source language;
  • understanding of literary translation as a critical and reflective practice, and of the history and contemporary discourse on translation theories; and
  • ability to independently complete a literary translation project of scope and sophistication.