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Changing the terms : translating in the postcolonial era

Author: Sherry Simon; Paul St-Pierre
Publisher: Ottawa [Ont.] : University of Ottawa Press, ©2000.
Series: Perspectives on translation.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume explores the theoretical foundations of postcolonial translation in settings as diverse as Malaysia, Ireland, India and South America. Changing the Terms examines stimulating links that are currently being forged between linguistics, literature and cultural theory. In doing so, the authors probe complex sequences of intercultural contact, fusion and breach. The impact that history and politics have had  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Changing the terms.
Ottawa : University of Ottawa Press, ©2000
(DLC) 00901484
Print version:
Changing the terms.
Ottawa : University of Ottawa Press, ©2000
(OCoLC)45224572
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sherry Simon; Paul St-Pierre
ISBN: 9780776615608 0776615602
OCLC Number: 180704442
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (305 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: History, translation, postcolonialism / Michael Cronin --
"Colonization," resistance and the uses of postcolonial translation theory in twentieth-century China / Leo Tak-hung Chan --
The power of translation : a survey of translation in Orissa / Diptiranjan Pattanaik --
Cultural transmission through translation : an Indian perspective / Shantha Ramakrishna --
Legitimacy, marronnage and the power of translation / Jean-Marc Gouanvic --
Balai Pustaka in the Dutch East Indies : colonizing a literature / Elizabeth B. Fitzpatrick --
The third space in postcolonial representation / Michaela Wolf --
Translations of themselves : the contours of postcolonial fiction / Maria Tymoczko --
A gesture to indicate a presence : translation, dialect and Field Day Theatre Company's quest for an Irish identity / Maria-Elena Doyle --
The impact of Spanish-American literature in translation on U.S. Latino literature / Juliana de Zavalia --
From other tongue to mother tongue in the drama of Quebec and Canada / Louise Ladouceur --
The changing face of translation of Indian literature / Anita Mannur --
Gateway of India : representing the nation in English translation / N. Kamala --
Translating (into) the language of the colonizer / Paul St-Pierre --
The post-missionary condition : toward perceptual reciprocity / Probal Dasgupta.
Series Title: Perspectives on translation.
Responsibility: edited by Sherry Simon and Paul St.-Pierre.
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Explores the theoretical foundations of postcolonial translation in settings as diverse as Malaysia, Ireland, India and South America. This title examines stimulating links that are being forged  Read more...

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