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Thoughts on the Art of Translation.

Linguist Geoffrey Nunberg examines the difficulties of truth in translation.

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Other segments from the episode on February 27, 1990

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, February 27, 1990: Interview with Volker Schlöndorff; Commentary on the music of Mardi Gras Indians; Interview with Alice Tepper Marlin; Commentary on translation.

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