Literature & Translation Products

  • Translation Sites

    A Field Guide, 1st Edition

    By Sherry Simon

    In Translation Sites, leading theorist Sherry Simon shows how the processes and effects of translation pervade contemporary life. This field guide is an invitation to explore hotels, markets, museums, checkpoints, gardens, bridges, towers and streets as sites of translation. These are spaces whose…

    Paperback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge
    New Perspectives in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • The Short Lyric Poems of Jean Froissart

    Fixed Forms and the Expression of the Courtly Ideal, 1st Edition

    By Kristen Mossler Figg

    Originally published in 1994, The Short Lyric Poems of Jean Froissart is a meticulous reading of the important but generally neglected short lyric poems of Jean Froissart. The book situates Froissart within the cultural and literary context of fourteenth-century Europe and examines a representative…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Medieval World

  • Themes and Images in the Medieval English Religious Lyric

    1st Edition

    By Douglas Gray

    Originally published in 1972, Themes and Images in the Medieval English Religious Lyric discusses themes and images in religious lyric poetry in Medieval English poetry. The book looks at the affect that tradition and convention had on the religious poetry of the medieval period. It examines the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Medieval World

  • The Middle English Mystics

    1st Edition

    By Wolfgang Riehle

    Originally published as an English translation in 1981, The Middle English Mystics is a crucial contribution to the study of the literature of English mysticism. This book surveys and analyses the language of metaphor in the writings of such mystics as Richard Rolle, Walter Hilton, Julian of…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Medieval World

  • Postcolonialism Cross-Examined

    1st Edition

    Edited by Monika Albrecht

    Taking a strikingly interdisciplinary and global approach, Postcolonialism Cross-Examined reflects on the current status of postcolonial studies and attempts to break through traditional boundaries, creating a truly comparative and genuinely global phenomenon. Drawing together the field of…

    Hardback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge

  • Translation and Translanguaging

    1st Edition

    By Mike Baynham, Tong King Lee

    Translation and Translanguaging brings into dialogue translanguaging as a theoretical lens and translation as an applied practice. This book is the first to ask, what can translanguaging tell us about translation and what can translation tell us about translanguaging? Translanguaging originated as…

    Paperback – 2019-06-18 
    Routledge
    New Perspectives in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • Translating the Visual

    A Multimodal Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Rachel Weissbrod, Ayelet Kohn

    This book offers insights into the translation and adaptation of illustrated texts in an era in which visual texts are perceived as a dominant perceptual frame for interpreting social and cultural phenomena. Using source texts including illustrated books, comics, graphic novels and animated films,…

    Hardback – 2019-05-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • Indirect Translation

    Theoretical, Methodological and Terminological Issues, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alexandra Assis Rosa, Hanna Pięta, Rita Bueno Maia

    In an effort to counter the marginalization of indirect translation in systematic research, this book establishes innovative theoretical and methodological grounds and mitigates terminological instability in the field. In so doing, it unsettles the binary paradigms still predominant in translation…

    Hardback – 2019-04-10 
    Routledge

  • Hybrid Englishes and the Challenges of and for Translation

    Identity, Mobility and Language Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karen Bennett, Rita Queiroz de Barros

    This volume problematizes the concept and practice of translation in an interconnected world in which English, despite its hegemonic status, can no longer be considered a coherent unified entity but rather a mobile resource subject to various kinds of hybridization. Drawing upon recent work in the…

    Hardback – 2019-04-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • The Fairy Tale World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Teverson

    The Fairy Tale World is a definitive volume on this ever-evolving field. The book draws on recent critical attention, contesting romantic ideas about timeless tales of good and evil, and arguing that fairy tales are culturally astute narratives that reflect the historical and material circumstances…

    Hardback – 2019-04-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Worlds

  • Routledge Revivals: Turkic Oral Epic Poetry (1992)

    Traditions, Forms, Poetic Structure, 1st Edition

    By Karl Reichl

    Originally published in 1992, Turkic Oral Poetry provides an expert introduction to the oral epic traditions of the Turkic peoples of central Asia. The book seeks to remedy the problem of non-specialists’ lack of access to information on the Turkic traditions, and in the process, it provides…

    Paperback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Politics through the Iliad and the Odyssey

    Hobbes writes Homer, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Catanzaro

    Facing censorship and being confined to the fringes of the political debate of his time, Thomas Hobbes turned his attention to translate Homer’s Iliad and the Odyssey from Greek into English. Many have not considered enough the usefulness of these translations. In this book, Andrea Catanzaro…

    Hardback – 2019-03-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

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