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Translation and power

Author: Maria Tymoczko; Edwin Gentzler
Publisher: Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, 2002.
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In this text, 12 essays explore how issues of power figure in the process and products of translation.

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Translation and power.
Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, 2002
(OCoLC)606862950
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Maria Tymoczko; Edwin Gentzler
ISBN: 1558493581 9781558493582 155849359X 9781558493599
OCLC Number: 50006493
Description: xxviii, 244 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Translation and the establishment of liberal democracy in nineteenth-century England : constructing the political as an interpretive act / Alexandra Lianeri --
Translation of the Treaty of Waitangi : a case of disempowerment / Sabine Fenton and Paul Moon --
Empire talks back : orality, heteronomy, and the cultural turn in interpretation studies / Michael Cronin / Writing, interpreting, and the power struggle for the control of meaning : scenes from Kafka, Borges, and Kosztolányi / Rosemary Arrojo --
Translation as testimony : on official histories and subversive pedagogies in Cortázar / Adriana S. Pagano --
Translating woman : Victoria Ocampo and the empires of foreign fascination / Christopher Larkosh --
Germaine de Staël and Gayatri Spivak : culture brokers / Sherry Simon --
Spanish film translation and cultural patronage : the filtering and manipulation of imported material during Franco's dictatorship / Camino Gutiérrez Lanza --
Translation as a catalyst for social change in China / Lin Kenan --
Translation, dépaysement, and their figuration / Carol Maier --
Translation, poststructuralism, and power / Edwin Gentzler.
Responsibility: edited by Maria Tymoczko and Edwin Gentzler.
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"Translation is an empowering activity, as Gentzler, Tymoczko, and their collaborators let us know provocatively yet persuasively. These essays deftly attack unthinking cultural imperialism with Read more...

 
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