Translation as Collaboration: Virginia Woolf, Katherine Mansfield and S.S. Koteliansky

Translation as Collaboration: Virginia Woolf, Katherine Mansfield and S.S. Koteliansky

by Claire Davison


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780748682812
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Publication date: 07/30/2014
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 9.30(w) x 6.30(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Claire Davison is Professor in Modernist Studies at Université Paris 3 (Sorbonne Nouvelle). A bilingual French and English speaker, she is an experienced author and translator. Her books include A Contemporary Woolf, ed. Claire Davison and Anne-Marie Smith-Di Biasio (Montpellier: Presses universitaires de la Méditerranée, 2012), Ford Madox Ford, France and Provence, ed. Claire Davison and Dominique Lemarchal (Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2011), L'art de la fugue dans l'Doeuvre romanesque de Kazuo Ishiguro (Toulouse : Presses universitaires du Mirail, 2003) as well as translations of Ernestine Carreira, Globalising Goa, Panaji (Broadway Press, 2012), Irving Lavin, Les Filles d'Avignon de Théodore Aubanel et la Somme de destructions de Picasso (Avignon : Entre-vues, 2009),Gabriel Audisio, Preachers by Night : The Waldensian Barbes 15th & 16th Centuries (Leiden : Brill, 2007), and Jean Viviès, English Travel Narratives in the 18th Century : Exploring Genres (Hampshire : Ashgate, 2002)

Table of Contents

Note on Spelling and Transliteration;
Introduction: Reading the Russians, or Translation as Explanation;
1. Unknown languages and unruly selves: Thinking through Translation;
2. 'Representing by Means of Scenes': Translating Voices;
3. 'The queerest sense of echo': Translating Imprudent Movables;
4. Editors' Choice: Craftsmanship and the Marketplace;
5. Biographical Writing in Translation: Variations on the Meaning of 'Life';
Conclusion: Only inter-connect? Translation, transaction, inter-action;

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