Memorable Collaboration: Professor and alumna team up for the publication of a book

Posted on Friday, February 6, 2015

Professor Seymour Mayne’s, Department of English,  Le vieux canapé bleu et autres récits [FR]  has been published and distributed across provinces and countries.

Professor Mayne’s latest collection of short fiction has appeared in Quebec and will be released in France this March. His most recent book  has been translated into several languages, including: Hebrew, Romanian and Spanish. More recently, The Old Blue Couch and Other Stories (2012) has been translated from English to French by none other than Joanne Desroches. Joanne Desroches is a graduate from School of Translation, at the University Ottawa , who received the Commission on Graduate Studies in Humanities prize for her M.A. thesis when she recently graduated from the program.   

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