Category: Literary Materials

Evaluation of Seeley’s Translation of “আট বছর আগে একদিন”

Evaluation of Seeley’s Translation of আট বছর আগে একদিন poem. “Translation,” as Benjamin says, “does not find itself in the center of language forest but on the outside facing the wooded ridge; it calls into it without entering.” This suggests that translation is absolutely free but should be very faithful to the original text at […]