Literary translation 751

Module code TRL 751
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Humanities
Module content

An introduction to foundational theories of literary translation: (comparative) study of published translations (source text in relation to target text, as well as multiple translations of the same source text); strategies for literary translation; source-text analysis; aspects of register and culture; practical tanslation (shorter prose, as well as a selection of children's literature).

Module credits 20.00
Contact time 1 lecture per week
Language of tuition English
Academic organisation African Languages
Period of presentation Semester 2

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