"It is not simply that our perceptions change when we travel abroad; those who never leave their familiar surroundings condemn themselves to blindness."

- Disoriented Language




Even for lovers of the printing press, this is an age of communication by other, more rapid means. The blogosphere
is the new feuilleton.


Translationista: Dispatches from the World of Literary Translation

The Berlin Blog features Susan Bernofsky’s cultural reportage on life in the German Hauptstadt, covering politics, culture and the arts.


Interview by Anne McElvoy on BBC Radio 3 (mp3),
Night Waves, March 22, 2012.

Interview by Michaela Mondschein for ORF (Austrian
Radio), Feb. 15, 2012.

Interview by Morten Høi Jensen for Bookforum,
Nov. 10, 2011.

Interview by Katy Derbyshire for Love German Books,
Sept. 6, 2010.

Interview by Christine Smallwood for The Nation,
May 20, 2010.

Interview by George Fragopoulos for The Quarterly
Conversation, May 10, 2010.

Interview by Scott Esposito on Two Words - Center for
the Art of Translation, Jan. 19, 2010.

Interview by Peter Dobbie (mp3)
on Donald Duck in
Germany World Update, BBC World Service, June 15, 2009.

Interview by Bill Marx on PRI's The World: World Books,
March 3, 2009.

Interview by Alice Jennings (mp3) Marfa Public Radio
(KRTS), “Talk at Ten,” Oct. 9, 2008.

Interview by Michael Silverblatt as guest on KCRW’s
radio show Bookworm, Aug. 28, 2008.