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For the love of translation

donald and shelia 002.jpgShiela Fischman and Donald Winkler are two well-known translators who live in Montreal.

Donald Winkler just won the 2011 Governor General's Award for French to English translation. He is also a film director.

Fischman is one of Canada's finest translators of contemporary Quebec literature. She has over 150 translated novels to her name.

And they also happen to be husband and wife.

Listen to their conversation with Jeanette about what makes a great translation.

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