18 Apr 2018 2bruce   » (Observer)

following #3 comments on this link:
http://bruce-humes.com/archives/12483#comments

just quit my role as translation editor with BTS. can't stand the managing editor, for the life of me. publisher is ok, as the clueless dictator... but there's the thing:

2. I do not feel things written in Chinese about “minority cultures” to be truly authentic.

What is 'authentic' voice ? who are WE to impress upon others our own wonderment and incomprehensible rage towards 'justice' and peace for all? I only want justice and peace for one, be it me or be it my child or be it my god. right?

Things written in Chinese MUST be agreeable with Chinese already. Don't you see? One has to refuse the whole vocabulary to refute the root cause of suffering in one term/world view!


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