LitFest in the Dena Saturday and Sunday 12:30-6pm May 4-5 2004
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Jamie Richards

The Art of Translating: A Beginner’s Workshop, Saturday, May 4th, 2:00 – 3:00pm, Mountain View Mausoleum

Jamie Richards is a widely published translator from the Italian. Her most recent book translation is Marosia Castaldi’s The Hunger of Women. A 2021 NEA fellow, she holds an MFA from the University of Iowa, where she was translator-in-residence in 2023. She has recently returned to her native Southern California after nearly a decade in Milan. To find out more about her work, visit