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Finnegans Wake Is A Hit In China
Translator Dai Congrong spent eight years struggling to render in Chinese sentences like "Rot a peck of pa's malt had Jhem or Shen brewed by arclight and rory end to the regginbrow was to be seen ringsome on the aquaface." Amazingly, "her translation of the first part of the book has become a modest but clear hit here in China." The Wall Street Journal 04/01/13
Posted April 3, 2013 12:50 AM

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