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Literary translation : quest for artistic integrity / Jin Di.

By: Jin, Di, 1921-2008.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Abingdon ; New York : Routledge / Taylor & Francis, 2016Description: xix, 165 p. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9781138144187 (hbk.).Subject(s): Translating and interpreting | Literature -- Translations | | Humanities, English November2018Genre/Form: -- Reading bookDDC classification: 418.02
Contents:
A conflict of loyalties -- Ideals and realities -- Message and the artistic integrity approach -- Acquisition and the context of a text -- Transition and creativity -- The tightrope of artistic integrity -- Overtones in translation -- The ultimate challenge of style -- Conclusion: goal of the artistic integrity approach.
Summary: Is it realistic to expect great literature of one language to be represented artistically intact in another language? This text is a systematic delingation of a practical approach toward that seemingly idealist aim.
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Originally published: Manchester: St. Jerome, 2003.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

A conflict of loyalties --
Ideals and realities --
Message and the artistic integrity approach --
Acquisition and the context of a text --
Transition and creativity --
The tightrope of artistic integrity --
Overtones in translation --
The ultimate challenge of style --
Conclusion: goal of the artistic integrity approach.

Is it realistic to expect great literature of one language to be represented artistically intact in another language? This text is a systematic delingation of a practical approach toward that seemingly idealist aim.

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