Translating into a common European culture
“What kind of structure could facilitate the transmission and translation of books and contribute to the construction of a common European culture?” asks the European Society of Authors.
Also, an imaginary transatlantic translation race being led by the fearless President Romney (who else?), and the story of a painting and an art dealer from when there actually was a common European culture.
Photo - The Surrealists in New York, 1941. Leonora Carrington, Max Ernst, Marcel Duchamp, André Breton, and others in this photo.