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Translating & Interpreting

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  • Untranslatability Goes Globalby Suzanne Jill Levine; Katie Lateef-Jan

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    This collection brings together contributions from translation theorists, linguists, and literary scholars to promote interdisciplinary dialogue about untranslatability and its implications within the context of globalization. The chapters depart from the pragmatics of translation practice and move on to consider the role of the translator’s voice... more...

  • Bibliography of Translation Studies: 2001by Lynne Bowker

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 29.95

    A volume of selected, annotated references arranged under specific headings to provide a non-partisan guide to teachers involved in designing courses in translation and/or interpreting. more...

  • Fictional Translatorsby Rosemary Arrojo

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 39.95

    Through close readings of select stories and novels by well-known writers from different literary traditions, Fictional Translators invites readers to rethink the main clichés associated with translations. Rosemary Arrojo shines a light on the transformative character of the translator’s role and the relationships that can be established between... more...

  • Translation in Russian Contextsby Brian James Baer; Susanna Witt

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    This volume represents the first large-scale effort to address topics of translation in Russian contexts across the disciplinary boundaries of Slavic Studies and Translation Studies, thus opening up new perspectives for both fields. Leading scholars from Eastern and Western Europe offer a comprehensive overview of Russian translation history examining... more...

  • Discourse Analysis in Translation Studiesby Jeremy Munday; Meifang Zhang

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2017; US$ 128.00

    This article explores the ways in which translation assessment is discursively constructed by readers participating in an online translation debate. Focusing on a controversy over the Korean translation of Walter Isaacson’s 2011 biography of Steve Jobs, it examines how readers participating in a translation debate in Daum Agora, the largest online... more...

  • Aspects of Cohesion and Coherence in Translationby Krisztina Károly

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2017; US$ 143.00

    This book deals with the (re)production of cohesion and coherence in translation. Building on the theories and methods of Translation Studies and Discourse Analysis it answers some basic, still much debated questions related to translational discourse production. Such a question is whether it is possible to analyse the (re)production of coherence,... more...

  • Queering Translation, Translating the Queerby Brian James Baer; Klaus Kaindl

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    This groundbreaking work is the first full book-length publication to critically engage in the emerging field of research on the queer aspects of translation and interpreting studies. The volume presents a variety of theoretical and disciplinary perspectives through fifteen contributions from both established and up-and-coming scholars in the field... more...

  • Nation and Translation in the Middle Eastby Samah Selim

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 145.00

    In the Middle East, translation movements and the debates they have unleashed on language, culture and the politics and practices of identity have historically been tied to processes of state formation and administration, in the form of patronage, policy and publishing. Whether one considers the age of regional empires centered in Baghdad or Istanbul,... more...

  • Translation in Transitionby Arnt Lykke Jakobsen; Bartolomé Mesa-Lao

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2017; US$ 135.00

    This chapter examines how a three-dimensional translation quality assessment grid (based on error type, effect and criticality) can be used to assess student translation performance with three different tools (standalone TM system, speech recognition and post-edited machine translation). The study was professionally-oriented, using a technical English-language... more...

  • Translating Picturebooksby Riitta Oittinen; Anne Ketola; Melissa Garavini

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Translating Picturebooks examines the role of illustration in the translation process of picturebooks and how the word-image interplay inherent in the medium can have an impact both on translation practice and the reading process itself. The book draws on a wide range of picturebooks published and translated in a number of languages to demonstrate... more...