Translating the Perception of Text : Literary Translation and Phenomenology book cover
1st Edition

Translating the Perception of Text
Literary Translation and Phenomenology





ISBN 9780367603564
Published June 30, 2020 by Routledge
208 Pages

FREE Standard Shipping
USD $48.95

Prices & shipping based on shipping country


Preview

Book Description

This book is about translating the perception of text; but that involves the elaboration, from reading, of a text of perception, a text capable of registering the complexities of language-based perception. It offers the phenomenology that has its primary source in the work of Merleau-Ponty.

Table of Contents

Introduction Merleau-Ponty's Phenomenology of Language 1. Merleau-Ponty: Language, Painting and Translation Literary Translation as Phenomenology 2. Overwriting 3. Listening and Speaking: Sounds 4. Listening and Speaking: Rhythm 5. Writing and Speaking 6. Translating the Time and Space of Languages 7. Conclusion: Translation and the Other

...
View More

Author(s)

Biography

Clive Scott