Bulgarian Ambassador Elena Poptodorova: A Memory of Krastan Dyankov

2 August 2015


Bulgarian Ambassador (and Tennessee Williams scholar) Elena Poptodorova talks about the art of literary translation and her mentor, Krastan Dyankov. “I don’t know whether people in this country realize how much they owe somebody they may never have heard of,” said Poptodorova. “The person who actually introduced America [and Faulkner] to Bulgarians was him.”

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