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The translator as mediator of cultures

Author: Humphrey Tonkin; Maria Esposito Frank
Publisher: Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Pub., ©2010.
Series: Studies in world language problems, v. 3.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Based on a conference held at the University of Hartford, this title features professional translators, linguists, and literary scholars who exchange their views on translation and its power to  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Humphrey Tonkin; Maria Esposito Frank
ISBN: 9789027228345 9027228345 9789027288059 9027288054
OCLC Number: 587154077
Description: x, 201 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Preface --
Introduction: Between temples and templates: history's claims on the translator / Probal Dasgupta --
Part I. Translation and reconciliation: 1. Translation as reconciliation: A conversation about politics, translation, and multilingualism in South Africa / Antjie Krog, Rosalind C. Morris, and Humphrey Tonkin --
2. Interpreting at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY): Linguistic and cultural challenges / Nancy Schweda Nicholson --
3. Translating and interpreting sign language: Mediating the DEAF-WORLD / Timothy Reagan --
4. Translators in a global community / Jonathan Pool --
Part II. Translation and negotiation: 5. The treason of translation? Bilingualism, linguistic borders and identity / John Edwards --
6. The poetics of experience: Toward a pragmatic understanding of experience, practice, and translation / Vincent Colapietro --
Part III. Translation and the interpretation of texts: 7. Translation and the rediscovery of the multinational Central European / Thomas Cooper --
8. Transcriação / Transcreation: The Brazilian concrete poets and translation / K. David Jackson --
9. Expression and translation of philosophy: Giorgio Colli, a master of time / Marie-José Tramuta --
10. The semantics of invention: Translation into Esperanto / Humphrey Tonkin --
Contributors.
Series Title: Studies in world language problems, v. 3.
Responsibility: edited by Humphrey Tonkin, Maria Esposito Frank.
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