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Translating literature

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Published by Brewer in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Translating and interpreting,
  • Literature -- Translations -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Susan Bassnett for the English Association.
    SeriesEssays and studies,, 1997, [n.s., v. 50], Essays and studies (London, England : 1950) ;, v. 50.
    ContributionsBassnett, Susan., English Association.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN241 .T699 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination142 p. ;
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL317518M
    ISBN 100859915220
    LC Control Number97229475
    OCLC/WorldCa37638363

      Siphiwo published his initially published his book, When a Man Cries in English but later translated it to Xhosa. The process was so laborious that he could have authored two books in the time it took! He said that South African publishers will only translate a book if there’s economic value in it.   As Freudenheim notes, readers don’t see books in translation as being any different from English-language titles. Sarah Jane Gunter, publisher of .

    The National Book Award for Translated Literature is one of five annual National Book Awards recognising outstanding literary works of translation into English administered by the National Book Foundation. This award was previously given from but did not require the author to be living and was for fiction only. It was reintroduced in its new version in and was open to living Website: National Book Foundation. Established in , Aspasia Books is a publisher of books designed for those interested in things Finnish: Finnish literature in English translation, Finnish immigration history, language text, children's books, and Finnish cookbooks.

    Google's free service instantly translates words, phrases, and web pages between English and over other languages. Translation and Literature publishes critical studies and reviews primarily on English literary writing, of all periods. Its scope takes in the reception of ancient Greek and Latin works, the historical and contemporary translation of literary works from modern languages, and the far-reaching effects which the practice of translation has, over time, exerted on literature written in English.


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