Biguenet, John, Schulte, Rainer. Spanning the centuries, from the seventeenth to the twentieth, and ranging across cultures, from England to Mexico, this collection gathers together important statements on the function and feasibility of literary translation. The essays provide an overview of the historical evolution in thinking about translation and offer strong individual opinions by prominent contemporary theorists. Most of the twenty-one pieces appear in translation, some here in English for the first time and many difficult to find elsewhere. A fine companion to The Craft of Translation, this volume will be a valuable resource for all those who translate, those who teach translation theory and practice, and those interested in questions of language philosophy and literary theory. You can find lots of answers to common customer questions in our FAQs.
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Translation Studies – Literary Theory and Criticism
Articles and Books on Translation. Internet and Cultural Concepts from a Translation Perspective Source The cultural implications for translation may take several forms, ranging from lexical content and syntax to ideologies and ways of life in a given culture. The translator also has to decide on the importance given to certain cultural features and to what extent it is necessary or desirable to translate them into the target language TL. The aims of the source text ST , as well as the intended readership for both the ST and the target text TT , will also have implications for the translation. Language Ambiguity Despite the fact that ambiguity in language is an essential part of language, it is often an obstacle to be ignored or a problem to be solved for people to understand each other.
Translating Culture vs. Cultural Translation
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