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Brokering Originality in Hybrid Culture

Author/Editor: Anthony Cordingley (Ed.)

Year of publication: 2013

Publisher URL: http://www.bloomsbury.com/uk/self-translation-9781441125415/

ISBN/ISSN: 9781441125415

Publication blurb:

For the first time in English, Anthony Cordingley brings together scholars from around the world to focus on self-translation and its practitioners. The self-translator challenges concepts of originality, fidelity and also of invisibility as well as the conventional binary opposition of source and target texts. The essays in this volume draw on a range of disciplines, including Cultural Studies, Sociology, History, Psychoanalysis and Postcolonial Studies, to illuminate a hitherto neglected aspect of Translation Studies.