with translator (and critic and literary historian) Gilbert Alter-Gilbert.
A Mid-summer Night's Story
- one of hundreds of novels, poems, and tales in English translation at Suat Karantay's Contemporary Turkish Literature
pages. Also: Turkish Poetry in Translation
(the side-by-side translations
are particularly well-done), and selected stories of childhood & youth
from Turkish authors in the mid 20th century.
- tons of stories, tales and poems suitable for younger readers: HTML, PDF, and MP3s. From Baa, Baa, Black Sheep to Jane Eyre, Frankenstein, and Flatland.
Stories of Bram Stoker
to enjoy on the 110th
anniversary of the publication of Dracula.
Huck Finn, Heart of Darkness
, A Tale of Two Cities
, and others
- free audio books. Text and audio on the web, or downloadable mp3s with embedded text.
The Tao Te Ching
in dozens of languages and translations, with a lovely side-by-side comparison
(long out of print in English) of Frigyes Karinthy. Short, funny, and occasionally bittersweet; favorites include The Good Student
and The Bad Student Tested
, and Hanging From the Apparatus