This page contains links to short Spanish to English translation samples and to select blog posts I have written concerning translation and/or translation theory.
Neruda’s Sonnet 88 (LXXXVIII) from 100 Love Sonnets (Cien sonetos de amor)
The Dinosaur (El dinosaurio) by Augusto Monterroso
Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz
‘En la vida que siempre tuya fue’
Translation Blog Posts
A Brief, Non-Comprehensive, Somewhat Inconclusive, and Yet Still Intriguing, Analysis of Themes Concerning Audience and Translatability within “The Task of the Translator” by Walter Benjamin (With Guest Appearances by Jacques Derrida and the Tower of Babel) 2.15.2019
Class Notes: After Babel 1.29.2019
On Poetry and Translation 6.2.2017
Rant on Technique 5.4.2017
Thoughts on Translation 4.27.2017
End of Translation 3.14.2017
See also this translation tag, which will automatically link you to any and all posts that mention translation.