Carla Nappi (NHC Fellow, 2012–13)
Illegible Cities: Translating Early Modern China
The University of British ColumbiaReturn to All Fellows
Fellowship Work Summary, 2012–13
Carla Nappi made substantial progress on her book Illegible Cities: Translating Early Modern China and wrote several chapters of Qing Bodies: Exercises in Style. She worked on three essays: “Constellation”; “Folding China: The Early Modern as Act and Object”; and “Translating the Medieval World” forthcoming in the Medieval Globe.