Q&A with Author Jonathan Franzen '81 on
His Translation of Spring Awakening
by Alisa Giardinelli
Author Jonathan Franzen '81 discusses his new translation of Spring Awakening in this q&a in New York Magazine. Franzen, winner of the 2001 National Book Award for The Corrections, says he originally translated the German play 20 years ago for Swarthmore's theater department.