Delos: A Journal of Translation and World Literature is now in its third series. Its editorial staff are from the University of Florida, as are many of those serving on its board and realizing each new volume. We welcome contributions from anywhere in the world.

Delos, if you … have the temple of far-shooting Apollo, all men will bring you hecatombs and gather here, and incessant savor of rich sacrifice will always arise, and you will feed those who dwell in you from the hand of strangers.

— Homeric Hymn to Delian Apollo 51–60

Vol. 38 No. 1 (2023)

Published: 2023-04-27


Benjamin Hebblethwaite, Richard Gray



Introduction to the issue

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Eulogizing the Big Man

Murals as Royal Art in Ọ̀yó Aláàfin Palace

Ayọ̀kúnmi O. Ọ̀jẹ̀bọ̀dé



Previous scholarship on the Ààfin Ọ̀yó ̣mural art read it exclusively as an appendage of Ọ̀yó ̣history and politics, highlighting—but with...

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Penelope by Silvana La Spina (trans. by Anna Chiafele and Lisa Pike)

Clorinda Donato



Review of: Silvana La Spina. Penelope. Trans. Anna Chiafele and Lisa Pike. Bordighera Press, 2021. 150 pages.

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Anime’s Identity: Performativity and Form Beyond Japan by Stevie Suan

Christopher Smith



Review of: Stevie Suan. Anime’s Identity: Performativity and Form Beyond Japan.
Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2021....

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Friendship and Devotion, or Three Months in Louisiana by Camille Lebrun (trans. by E. Joe Johnson and Robin Anita White)

Gayle Zachmann



Review of: Camille Lebrun. Friendship and Devotion, or Three Months in Louisiana. Trans. by E. Joe Johnson and Robin Anita...

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Korean Philosophy: Source and Interpretations, edited by Youn Sa-soon and trans. by Sohn Yoo-taek

Benjamin Hebblethwaite



Review of: Youn Sa-soon (ed.) and Sohn Yoo-taek (trans.). Korean Philosophy: Source and Interpretations. Korea University Press, 2015....

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