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Title Whose story? : translating the verbal and the visual in literature for young readers / edited by Maria González Davies and Riitta Oittinen
Published Newcastle : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 134 pages :) : illustrations
Contents pt. I. General theoretical framework -- pt. II. Translation challenges -- pt. III. Child images -- pt. IV. Teaching and reading literature for young readers in translation
Summary This book is based on the discussions carried out in two seminars on the translation of children's literature, coordinated by Maria González Davies and led by Riitta Oittinen. The main focus finally revolved around four questions: a) Tackling the challenges posed by translating children's literature, both picture books and books with illustrations, and the range of strategies available to solve specific issues; b) the special characteristics involved in reading aloud, its emotional dimension .
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Children's literature -- Translating.
Form Electronic book
Author González Davies, Maria.
Oittinen, Riitta.
LC no. 2008278392
ISBN 1443807362 (electronic bk.)
9781443807364 (electronic bk.)