Contents and Arrangement

Cabrera Infante, Guillermo: Translation Process, undated

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Typescripts, printed works (including an interview by Bensoussan translated from Spanish to French), and records of Bensoussan's translation process for Cabrera Infante's works.


Materials are arranged alphabetically by writer's last name. Correspondence and subject files were kept in original order.

Collection History


Non-unique, printed materials such as book and journal publications were removed from the collection during 2017 processing.

No materials were removed from the collection during 2018 processing beyond routine appraisal practices.

Processing Information

Collection was processed by Kathryn Antonelli in May 2017. Finding aid written by Kathryn Antonelli with the assistance of Elvia Arroyo-Ramirez in May 2017.

Additional materials were processed by Sara Rogers in July 2018. Finding aid updated by Sara Rogers.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. To cite or publish quotations that fall within Fair Use, as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission is required. For instances beyond Fair Use, it is the responsibility of the researcher to determine whether any permissions related to copyright, privacy, publicity, or any other rights are necessary for their intended use of the Library's materials, and to obtain all required permissions from any existing rights holders, if they have not already done so. Princeton University Library's Special Collections does not charge any permission or use fees for the publication of images of materials from our collections, nor does it require researchers to obtain its permission for said use. The department does request that its collections be properly cited and images credited. More detailed information can be found on the Copyright, Credit and Citations Guidelines page on our website. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us through the Ask Us! form.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.

Credit this material:

Cabrera Infante, Guillermo: Translation Process; Albert Bensoussan Working Files on Latin American Writers, C1561, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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