Publication details [#18945]
Simon, Sherry. 1996. Gender in Translation: Cultural Identity and the Politics of Transmission. London: Routledge. 195 pp. https://doi.org/10.4324/9780203202890
Book – monograph
Language as a subject
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This book presents feminist issues in especially literary translation theory and practice from a cultural studies perspective. Translation is considered throughout as a kind of socioculturally rooted literary activism. Considered case studies involve: a historical review of translation and female translators; a description of the transatlantic displacement of French feminists' writings; and a discussion of contemporary feminist Biblical translation.