Constructing Cultures: Essays on Literary Translation

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Multilingual Matters, 1998 - Social Science - 143 pages
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This collection brings together two leading figures in the discipline of translation studies. The essays cover a range of fields, and combine theory with practical case studies involving the translation of literary texts.
 

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About the author (1998)

Susan Bassnett is Professor in the Centre for British and Comparative Cultural Studies at the University of Warwick. Her books include Translation Studies, Comparative Literature: A Critical Introduction and, together with Andr Lefevere, Translation, History and Culture. She is joint editor of the Topics in Translation series. Andr Lefevere (1946-1996) is one of the world's leading figures in Translation Studies. His many books include Translation Poetry: Seven Strategies and a Blueprint and Translation, Rewriting and the Manipulation of Literary Fame.

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