Ep. 1: Richard Watts on "Activating the Risk of Failure: Translation as Public Scholarship"

Going Public: Reimagining the PhD

Sep 26 2022 • 32 mins

In this episode of Going Public, Professor Richard Watts (French & Italian Studies, University of Washington, Seattle) explores the role of failure in publicly engaged scholarship and teaching, the imperatives of departmental transformation, and, of course, translation as a public practice.

Episode Transcript, Sample Syllabi, and the Going Public Archive:

View Watt's Seminar and Syllabus for "Translation and its Publics":