Marlisa A. Richters

List of John Benjamins publications for which Marlisa A. Richters plays a role.


Richters, Marlisa A. 2022 Chapter 3. Punning herself: Nancy Huston’s puns in two self-translated novelsHumour in Self-Translation, Dore, Margherita (ed.), pp. 41–62 | Chapter
Plays on words, humorous or not, pose serious challenges to the translator, as Dirk Delabastita (1997), among many others, has stated. Self-translators know the intended communicative effect behind the puns, giving them a privileged perspective regarding their translation. This is the case with… read more