Self-Translation: Brokering Originality in Hybrid Culture
Self-Translation: Brokering Originality in Hybrid Culture

Self-Translation: Brokering Originality in Hybrid Culture

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ISBN-13: 9781441142894
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 01/03/2013
Series: Bloomsbury Studies in Translation Series
Pages: 216
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Anthony Cordingley is Lecturer in Translation at the Université de Paris 8, France.

Table of Contents

Notes on Contributors \ Introduction Anthony Cordingley \ Part
I. Self-translation and Literary History \ 1. The Self-Translator as
Rewriter Susan Bassnett \ 2.
On Mirrors, Dynamics & Self-Translations J.C. Santoyo \ 3. History and self-translation Jan Hokenson \ Part II. Interdisciplinary
Perspectives: Sociology, Psychoanalysis, Philosophy \ 4. A Sociological
Glance at Self-Translation and Self-Translators Rainier Grutman \ 5. The Passion of
Self-Translation: A Masocritical Perspective Anthony Cordingley \ 6. Translating Philosophy: Vilém
Flusser's Practice of Multiple Self-Translation Rainer Guldin \ Part III.Post-colonial
Perspectives \ 7. Translated otherness, self-translated in-betweenness: Hybridity as medium versus hybridity as object in Anglophone African writing Susanne Klinger \ 8.'Why bother with the original?': Self-translation and Scottish Gaelic poetry Corinna
Krause \ 9. Indigenization and Opacity: Self-translation in the Okinawan/Ryukyuan writings of Takara Ben and Medoruma Shun Mark Gibeau \ Part IV. Cosmopolitan Identities/Texts \ 10.Self-translation,
Self-reflection, Self-derision: Samuel Beckett's Bilingual Humour Will Noonan 11. Writing in Translation: A
New Self in a Second Language Elin-Maria Evangelista \ 12.Between languages: metalinguistic elements in fiction and multilingual self-dialogue Aurelia Klimkiewicz \ Bibliography Index

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