Student Work

La Fontaine in Motion

In La Fontaine in Motion, Sophie Sauvayre '16 adapts the works of French poet, Jean de La Fontaine, into a series of comics as part of a combined art, research, and translation project.

Screen shot from French web project

The French text is taken directly from the original poems. The English text was translated, with the primary goal being to match the flow of the original poetry as closely as possible.