Mary Childs featured in Perspectives newsletter for Georgian literature translation/digitization!

Submitted by Erin Brie Clowes on

Mary Childs, lecturer in the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures and the Comparative History of Ideas program, was recently recognized for her contribution translating and digitizing Georgian literature to share online. “It started as a personal mission to present translations from Georgian, because when I was writing my dissertation there was very little translated or readily available," says Childs. "I am now able to use the material in my courses, and share it with colleagues in Georgia." Childs’ Georgian Digital Text Collective offers selected works of Georgian literature, with the texts presented in Georgian and English side-by-side.…