Workshop on Multilingual Spaces: City, Classroom, and Cyberspace

On March 28, 2018, the GLJ group conducted a public workshop for the learning community at Columbia University on the issue of multilingual spaces.  How exactly does language structure space, both in the city that we inhabit and in the classrooms in which we teach?  What about the digital spaces of the internet and social…

Workshop: On Living in Translation in Community and Language Practice

The fact that I am writing to you in English already falsifies what I wanted to tell you. My subject: how to explain to you that I don’t belong to English though I belong nowhere else. — Gustavo Pérez Firmat ***** What does it mean to “live in translation”?  The concept itself seems difficult to…