Gender in Translation: Cultural Identity and the Politics of Transmission

Synopsis

Gender in Translation is the first full-length study of the feminist issues surrounding translation studies. Simon takes a close look at specific issues which include: * the history of feminist theories of language and translation studies * linguistic issues, including a critical examination of the work of Luce Irigaray * a look at women translators through history, from the Renaissance to the twentieth century * feminist translations of the Bible.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • London
Publication year:
  • 1996