January 19, 2018
Google Translate's Mongolia Service Goes Horribly Wrong
By Sergey Radchenko
No Mongolian speaker would think of their language as gobbledygook but a Google glitch made it so.
March 29, 2016
The Quran, As Seen by the Muslims
By Akhilesh Pillalamarri
Discovering how most Muslims see their holy book means treading between the two extremes of radical Islam and liberal Western scholarship.
October 31, 2015
Diplomatic Dialogue in the Internet Age
By Emanuel Pastreich
It is time to back the tradition of “penned conversations.”
May 21, 2015
George Orwell: Shooting an Elephant in Yangon?
By Helen Clark
A collection of the great writer’s essays have been translated into Burmese.