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Liberal Interpretations

Making sense of Justin Trudeau and his party

Clock Watching

The nuclear threat lingers still

Spending Power

Can compassion and efficiency be combined in the use of public funds?

Pablo Strauss

Pablo Strauss is the translator of Fauna.

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Pablo Strauss

Bricks without Straw

Toward a sureness of hand October 2020
Paul Auster likens translation to shovelling coal. I┬áthink of it as more like laying bricks. With one small move at a time, you build a wall to bear a load of meaning. Oh, and it should somehow be exactly like another wall made from different materials for another climate by someone whose mental image of a wall is nothing like your…