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tom christensen
Works at Christensen Literary Services
Attended University of Wisconsin-Madison
Lives in san francisco bay area
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Sheets for the Asian Art Museum's Gorgeous catalogue, hot off the presses at Typecraft, Wood & Jones, Pasadena.
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February 22: After nine months, Friday Roundup returns. “Every separation is a link.” — Simone Weil A dictionary of despicable words : Arguably a fine Flaubertian list of des mot injustes Bookstores as showrooms : Should there be a cover charge? Excising adverbs : How good an idea is this classic advice for writers? Bring back the illustrated book : Picture that Sadakichi Hartmann dancing : The King of Bohemia is my current research project Atla...
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This photo is one of a series of dark, atmospheric photos by Arnaud Labgraph showing the Seine at high water. Photography is one of the diverse interests of this mainly book publishing-related blog, but I have been largely ...
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Please let me know what you think of my website redesign.

http://www.rightreading.com/
Thomas Christensen. My most recent book, Landscape with Yellow Birds, is a translation of selected poems of José Ángel Valente. Other books include 1616: The World in Motion; New World/New Words: Translating LatinAmerican Literature; The U. S.–Mexican War; and The Discovery of America, ...
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Thanks, Catherine. I thought it was a little too self-promoting, so I've moved much of the bio stuff to a separate page (kept the Catamaran mention though ;-). Still working on this, but at least it's better on mobile devices. )
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Book Review: '1616': A Single Thrilling Year in a Changing World: Thomas Christensen's book covering a single ye... http://t.co/LLZMDmI4
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publisher, writer, translator, graphic designer
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  • Christensen Literary Services
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san francisco bay area
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guatemala city, guatemala - madison, wisconsin - quito, ecuador
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author, translator, graphic designer
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Author of 1616: The World in Motion, a global overview of the early seventeenth century (forthcoming MArch 2012), and several other books. Translator (Like Water for Chocolate; Fuentes, Cortazar, Carpentier, Celine, Valente, etc.). Editor. Graphic Designer. Publisher. Tom Christensen bio
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  • University of Wisconsin-Madison
    Comparative Literature
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right reading, thomas christensen