Literature & Translation Products

  • The Dark Side of Translation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Federico Italiano

    We tend to consider translation as something good, virtuous and bright, but it can also function as an instrument of concealment, silencing and misdirection—as something that darkens and obscures. Propaganda, misinformation, narratives of trauma and imagery of the enemy—to mention just a few of the…

    Paperback – 2020-04-07 
    Routledge

  • Sense in Translation

    Essays on the Bilingual Body, 1st Edition

    By Caroline Rabourdin

    This innovative and interdisciplinary work brings together six essays which explore the complex relationship between linguistic translation and spatial translation and argue for an understanding of linguistic translation as an embodied phenomenon. Integrating perspectives from philosophy,…

    Hardback – 2020-01-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • Translation: A Guide to the Practice of Crafting Target Texts

    1st Edition

    By Stella Cragie, Ann Pattison

    This practical guide by two experienced translators and translation tutors explores aspects of time, context and culture in a range of translated literary texts, including novels, memoirs, poems and plays. Reflective analytical sections are complemented by a variety of practical tasks that reflect…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Evaluating the Evaluator

    A Novel Perspective on Translation Quality Assessment, 1st Edition

    By Hansjörg Bittner

    This book offers a theoretical framework for assessing translation quality grounded in supportive argumentation. The volume outlines a systematic framework for translators and translation critics to substantiate their decisions and judgments on a translation’s quality and in the case of negative…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • Ancient Fairy and Folk Tales

    An Anthology, 1st Edition

    By Graham Anderson

    This anthology explores the multitude of evidence for recognisable fairy tales drawn from sources in the much older cultures of the ancient world, appearing much earlier than the 17th century where awareness of most fairy tales tends to begin. It presents versions of Cinderella, The Emperor’s New…

    Paperback – 2019-12-06 
    Routledge

  • The Translation and Transmission of Concrete Poetry

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Corbett, Ting Huang

    This volume addresses the global reception of "untranslatable" concrete poetry. Featuring contributions from an international group of literary and translation scholars and practitioners, working across a variety of languages, the book views the development of the international concrete poetry…

    Hardback – 2019-11-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • Translation and Multimodality

    Beyond Words, 1st Edition

    Edited by Monica Boria, Ángeles Carreres, Maria Noriega-Sánchez, Marcus Tomalin

    Translation and Multimodality: Beyond Words is one of the first books to explore how translation needs to be redefined and reconfigured in contexts where multiple modes of communication, such as writing, images, gesture, and music, occur simultaneously. Bringing together world-leading experts in…

    Paperback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Translating Foreign Otherness

    Cross-Cultural Anxiety in Modern China, 1st Edition

    By Yifeng Sun

    This book explores the deep-rooted anxiety about foreign otherness manifest through translation in modern China in its endeavours to engage in cross-cultural exchanges. It offers to theorize and contextualize a related range of issues concerning translation practice in response to foreign otherness…

    Paperback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge

  • Translation and Style

    2nd Edition

    By Jean Boase-Beier

    Style plays a major role in the translation of literary as well as non-literary texts, and Translation and Style offers an updated survey of this highly interdisciplinary area of translation studies. Jean Boase-Beier examines a variety of disciplines and theoretical approaches including stylistics,…

    Paperback – 2019-09-17
    Routledge
    Translation Theories Explored

  • The Routledge Handbook of Translation and Technology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Minako O'Hagan

    The Routledge Handbook of Translation and Technology provides a comprehensive and accessible overview of the dynamically evolving relationship between translation and technology. Divided into five parts, with an editor's introduction, this volume presents the perspectives of users of translation…

    Hardback – 2019-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • Rabindranath Tagore's Śāntiniketan Essays

    Religion, Spirituality and Philosophy, 1st Edition

    By Medha Bhattacharyya

    This book provides a critical introduction and translation of fifty Śāntiniketan (Abode of Peace) essays written by Rabindranath Tagore between 1908 and 1914. It provides key insights into Tagore’s fundamental meditations on life, nature, religion, philosophy and the world at large. As the first of…

    Paperback – 2019-08-13
    Routledge India

  • Translation and Creativity

    1st Edition

    By Kirsten Malmkjær

    Kirsten Malmkjær argues that translating can and should be considered a valuable art form. Examining notions of creativity and their relationship with translation and focusing on how the originality of translation is manifest in texts, the author explores a range of texts and their translations, in…

    Paperback – 2019-08-01
    Routledge

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