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  • Jouer la traductionby Nicole Nolette

    Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa 2015; US$ 29.99

    Pleins feux sur le théâtre de l?Acadie, de l?Ontario français et de l?Ouest canadien francophone et sur les ludiques jeux de traduction ? d?inclusion et d?exclusion des spectateurs, selon leur profil linguistique, sur le double terrain des langues et du théâtre. more...

  • Describing Cognitive Processes in Translationby Maureen Ehrensberger-Dow; Birgitta Englund Dimitrova; Séverine Hubscher-Davidson; Ulf Norberg

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2015; US$ 128.00

    In today’s rapidly developing digital age and increasingly socially-aware society, the notion of media accessibility is evolving in response to shifting audience expectations. Performing arts and media, such as opera, are called upon to include all audiences, and related audiovisual translation methods are progressing in this direction. These... more...

  • Translating Culture Specific References on Televisionby Irene Ranzato

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    Translating Culture Specific References on Television provides a model for investigating the problems posed by culture specific references in translation, drawing on case studies that explore the translational norms of contemporary Italian dubbing practices. This monograph makes a distinctive contribution to the study of audiovisual translation... more...

  • Translating Dissentby Mona Baker

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 49.95

    *Written by the winners of the Inttranews Linguists of the Year award for 2016!* Discursive and non-discursive interventions in the political arena are heavily mediated by various acts of translation that enable protest movements to connect across the globe. Focusing on the Egyptian experience since 2011, this volume brings together a unique group... more...

  • Translation as Communication across Languages and Culturesby Juliane House

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 44.95

    In this interdisciplinary book, Juliane House breaks new ground by situating translation within Applied Linguistics. In thirteen chapters, she examines translation as a means of communication across different languages and cultures, provides a critical overview of different approaches to translation, of the link between culture and translation,... more...

  • Translation after Wittgensteinby Philip Wilson

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 140.00

    In this eminently readable study, Philip Wilson explores the later writings of Ludwig Wittgenstein and shows how a reading of this philosophy can enable the translation theorist and the practising translator to reflect upon and improve the phenomenon of translation. Wittgenstein, whilst a key figure in twentieth-century philosophy, remains peripheral... more...

  • Studien zur Praxis der Übersetzung antiker Literaturby Josefine Kitzbichler; Ulrike C. A. Stephan

    De Gruyter 2016; US$ 87.04

    This volume is a collection of studies on the translation of Greek and Latin authors (Sappho, Alcaeus, Thucydides, Herodotus, Cicero, Ovid, Petronius, Apuleius), which examines the processes and conditions of translation as determined by reception history and genre, among others. The work is supplemented with an essay on the possibilities... more...

  • Gender, Sex and Translationby Jose Santaemilia

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 48.95

    Gendered and sexual identities are unstable constructions which reveal a great deal about the ideologies and power relatinships affecting individuals and societies. The interaction between gender/sex studies and translation studies points to a fascinating arena of discursive conflict in which our intimate desires and identities are established or... more...

  • Wind Flowersby V Abdulla; R E Asher

    Penguin Books Ltd 2004; US$ 16.98

    A classic collection of stories showcasing some of India's best-known writersAfter a hesitant start towards the end of the ninetheenth century, short fiction in Malyalam came into its own in the 1930s. Since then, writer has experimented with content , style and language to give the genre a unique standing in contemporary Indian litereature as perhaps... more...

  • Comics in Translationby Federico Zanettin

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 60.95

    Comics are a pervasive art form and an intrinsic part of the cultural fabric of most countries. And yet, relatively little has been written on the translation of comics. Comics in Translation attempts to address this gap in the literature and to offer the first and most comprehensive account of various aspects of a diverse range of social practices... more...