Introduction to Translations Studies

Barbara Petrosky, Introduction To Translations Studies, Spring 2014

Course Description:

The purpose of this course is to teach students some techniques that allow them to translate various texts: poems, songs, short stories, excerpts from plays, film subtitles and commercials. A theme is a translation of a French text into a foreign language, while a version is a translation of a text in a foreign language to French.

Required Texts:

-Theories of Translation. An Anthology of Essays from Dryden to Derrida by Rainer Schulte and John Biguenet. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1992.

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