Challenging the Traditional Axioms: Translation into a non-mother tongue
English | 178 pages | ISBN-10: 1588116344 | PDF | 3.13 MB
to a non-mother tongue or in
verse translation, especially of literary texts, has always been frowned upon within
Translation Studies in
Western cultures and regarded by literary scholars and lin
guists as an activity of dubious worth, doomed to fail. The study, which received an award from EST in 2001
, sets out to challenge the established view and to critically question some of the axiomatic assumptions of Western theorists.