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Author Swann, Brian.

Title Born in the Blood : On Native American Translation
Published Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (486 pages)
Series Native Literatures of the Americas
Native literatures of the Americas.
Contents Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Introduction; Part One; 1. Should Translation Work Take Place?: Ethical Questions Concerning the Translation of First Nations Languages; 2. Reading a Dictionary: How Passamaquoddy Language Translates Concepts of Physical and Social Space; 3. Translating Time: A Dialogue on Hopi Experiences of the Past; 4. Hopi Place Value: Translating a Landscape; 5. Related-Language Translation: Naskapi and East Cree; 6. Performative Translation and Oral Curation: Ti-Jean/Chezan in Beaverland; 7. Translation and Censorship of Native American Oral Literature
Summary An anthology of essays on the translation of Native American languages and literatures by top scholars in the field
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Indian literature -- North America -- Translations into English -- History and criticism.
Indians of North America -- Languages -- Translating.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0803235410 (electronic bk.)
9780803235410 (electronic bk.)