We also have a dedicated series on
Lives in Translation
that you can check out.
Oct. 6, 2022, 6:54 p.m.
Sept. 10, 2022, 9:06 a.m.
Aug. 29, 2022, 10:55 a.m.
Aug. 23, 2022, 5:15 p.m.
Aug. 17, 2022, 3:41 p.m.
July 6, 2022, 12:53 p.m.
Griffet de Labaume, member of the Cercle social and translator of key radical texts into French.
June 10, 2022, 2:25 p.m.
May 31, 2022, 3:20 p.m.
May 24, 2022, 3:26 p.m.
March 31, 2022, 10:01 a.m.
An interview with David McCallam about his new translations of the poetry of André Chénier.
March 16, 2022, 4:43 p.m.
Life of Lanthenas, translator of, among others, Thomas Paine.
Jan. 6, 2022, 10:46 a.m.
The spread of revolutionary ideas through Italian print culture.
Dec. 2, 2021, 10:55 a.m.
The life of Sophie de Grouchy, salonnière, translator, philosopher, and wife of Condorcet.
Nov. 2, 2021, 9:18 a.m.
The ways this symbolic monument was translated in the Revolutionary period.
Sept. 29, 2021, 10:08 a.m.
The life of Nicolas de Bonneville, French translator in the Revolutionary era.
July 21, 2021, 11:25 a.m.
Antedating the etymology of 'numpty' by 200 years
July 6, 2021, 3:58 p.m.
Part two of the way Italians adopted and adapted French revolutionary ideas in their own constitutions.
May 20, 2021, 10:59 a.m.
Part one of the way Italians adopted and adapted French revolutionary ideas in their own constitutions.
April 16, 2021, 2:05 p.m.
On the life of the author of the first Italian translation of a work by Thomas Paine.
April 15, 2021, 10:06 a.m.
Read Professor John Patrick Leech on his new book about translation, Cosmopolitanism, dissent and translation
March 16, 2021, 9:19 a.m.
Brecht Deseure's new book on counterrevolutionary visual cultures.
Feb. 17, 2021, 11:41 a.m.
Read about the research of Rachel Hammersley, Professor of Intellectual History at Newcastle University, on republicanism and the French Revolution.
Jan. 18, 2021, 11:11 a.m.
The intriguing history of the Phrygian cap revealed...
Dec. 26, 2020, 2:35 p.m.
Helen Maria Williams thought she struck gold when she came across a collection of previously unknown letters by Louis XVI in 1803. She immediately set out to publish an English translation, but events took an unexpected turn...
Dec. 18, 2020, 10:12 a.m.
Read about nine scholars who helped the research team investigate the world of translation and translators in the Age of revolutions
Nov. 16, 2020, 4:52 p.m.
A brief life of Italian Francesco Saverio Salfi, who epitomizes the figure of the politically-engaged intellectual.
Radical Translations team
July 2, 2020, 3:18 p.m.
Students reflect on their experience taking part in a series of translation and performance workshops focusing on Maréchal's Manifesto of the Equals. Their co-translation is now part of our Radical Translation Toolkit.