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Author Kiaer, Jieun, author

Title Translation and literature in East Asia : between visibility and invisibility / Jieun Kiaer, Jennifer Guest, and Xiaofan Amy Li
Published Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2019
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Series Routledge studies in East Asian translation
Routledge studies in East Asian translation
Contents Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- 1. Making classical Chinese literature contemporary: Translation 'between centre and absence' -- 2. Layered translations: Glossing, adaptation, and the reception of Bai Juyi's poetry in premodern Japan -- 3. Translating invisibility: The case of Korean-English literary translation -- Index -- Bibliography
Summary Translation and Literature in East Asia: Between Visibility and Invisibility explores the issues involved in translation between Chinese, Japanese and Korean, as well as from these languages into European languages, with an eye to comparing the cultures of translation within East Asia and tracking some of their complex interrelationships. This book reasserts the need for a paradigm shift in translation theory that looks beyond European languages and furthers existing work in this field by encompassing a wider range of literature and scholarship in East Asia. Translation and Literature in East Asia brings together material dedicated to the theory and practice of translation between and from East Asian languages for the first time
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Jieun Kiaer is an associate professor in Korean Language and Linguistics at the University of Oxford, UK. Jennifer Guest is an associate professor in Japanese at the University of Oxford, UK. Xiaofan Amy Li is a lecturer in Comparative Literature at the University of Kent, UK
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Subject Chinese language -- Translating -- East Asia
Japanese language -- Translating -- East Asia
Korean language -- Translating -- East Asia
Translating and interpreting -- East Asia
Chinese language -- Translating.
FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / Chinese
FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / Japanese
FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / Multi-Language Phrasebooks
Japanese language -- Translating.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Alphabets & Writing Systems
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Grammar & Punctuation
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Readers
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Spelling
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Translating & Interpreting
Translating and interpreting.
East Asia.
Form Electronic book
Author Guest, Jennifer, author
Li, Xiaofan Amy, author
LC no. 2019005839
ISBN 1351108646 electronic book
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