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DoubleSpeak is the University of Pennsylvania’s only journal for literary translation and the only literary translation journal in the country run by undergraduate students. Founded over a decade ago, our annual journal celebrates a range of languages, cultures, and countries through thoughtful curation of poets across centuries and around the world.

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2022 issue cover: a picture of a building in China with an intricate red roof. The sky is a bright blue.

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Do you love translation and languages, or want to learn more about them? Submit a translation to DoubleSpeak’s next issue and join our mailing list to stay updated!