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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 25 new and published books in the subject of Literature & Translation — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Translation and Linguistic Hybridity

    Constructing World-View

    By Susanne Klinger

    Series: Routledge Advances in Translation Studies

    This volume outlines a new approach to the study of linguistic hybridity and its translation in cross-cultural writing. By building on concepts from narratology, cognitive poetics, stylistics, and film studies, it explores how linguistic hybridity contributes to the reader’s construction of the...

    Published December 19th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Textual Transformations in Children's Literature

    Adaptations, Translations, Reconsiderations

    Edited by Benjamin Lefebvre

    Series: Children's Literature and Culture

    This book offers new critical approaches for the study of adaptations, abridgments, translations, parodies, and mash-ups that occur internationally in contemporary children’s culture. It follows recent shifts in adaptation studies that call for a move beyond fidelity criticism, a paradigm that...

    Published November 10th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Manipulation of Literature (Routledge Revivals)

    Studies in Literary Translation

    Edited by Theo Hermans

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1985, the essays in this edited collection offer a representative sample of the descriptive and systematic approach to the study of literary translation. The book is a reflection of the theoretical thinking and practical research carried out by an international group of scholars...

    Published March 19th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Language and Translation in Postcolonial Literatures

    Multilingual Contexts, Translational Texts

    Edited by Simona Bertacco

    Series: Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

    This collection gathers together a stellar group of contributors offering innovative perspectives on the issues of language and translation in postcolonial studies. In a world where bi- and multilingualism have become quite normal, this volume identifies a gap in the critical apparatus in...

    Published January 16th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Translation Studies

    4th Edition

    By Susan Bassnett

    Series: New Accents

    At a time when millions travel around the planet – some by choice, some driven by economic or political exile – translation of the written and spoken word is of ever increasing importance. This guide presents readers with an accessible and engaging introduction to the valuable position translation...

    Published October 17th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Perspectives on Literature and Translation

    Creation, Circulation, Reception

    Edited by Brian Nelson, Brigid Maher

    Series: Routledge Advances in Translation Studies

    This volume explores the relationship between literature and translation from three perspectives: the creative dimensions of the translation process; the way texts circulate between languages; and the way texts are received in translation by new audiences. The distinctiveness of the volume lies in...

    Published October 14th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Translation

    By Susan Bassnett

    Series: The New Critical Idiom

    In a time when millions travel around the planet; some by choice, some driven by economic or political exile, translation of the written and spoken word is of ever increasing importance. This guide presents readers with an accessible and engaging introduction to the valuable position translation...

    Published August 30th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Translation and Adaptation in Theatre and Film

    Edited by Katja Krebs

    Series: Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

    This book provides a pioneering and provocative exploration of the rich synergies between adaptation studies and translation studies and is the first genuine attempt to discuss the rather loose usage of the concepts of translation and adaptation in terms of theatre and film. At the heart of this...

    Published August 15th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Theatre Translation in Performance

    Edited by Silvia Bigliazzi, Paola Ambrosi, Peter Kofler

    Series: Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

    This volume focuses on the highly debated topic of theatrical translation, one brought on by a renewed interest in the idea of performance and translation as a cooperative effort on the part of the translator, the director, and the actors. Exploring the role and function of the translator as...

    Published March 20th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Translation Changes Everything

    Theory and Practice

    By Lawrence Venuti

    In Translation Changes Everything leading theorist Lawrence Venuti gathers fourteen of his incisive essays since 2000. The selection sketches the trajectory of his thinking about translation while engaging with the main trends in research and commentary. The issues covered include basic concepts...

    Published November 28th 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Translation and Migration
    By Moira Inghilleri
    To Be Published April 1st 2015
  2. Institutions of World Literature: Writing, Translation, Markets
    Edited by Stefan Helgesson, Pieter Vermeulen
    To Be Published June 15th 2015
  3. Literary Translation
    By Chantal Wright
    To Be Published August 31st 2015
  4. Translation after Wittgenstein
    By Philip Wilson
    To Be Published September 1st 2015

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