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The poetry of translation

Matthew Reynolds

The poetry of translation

from Chaucer & Petrarch to Homer & Logue

by Matthew Reynolds

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Oxford Univ Prress in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History and criticism,
  • Translations,
  • Poetry

  • About the Edition

    This is a wide-ranging book which launches a new theory of poetry translation and pursues it through readings of poem-translations from across the history of English literature. It engages with the key debates in translation studies, and offers new interpretations of major works.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographic references and index.

    StatementMatthew Reynolds
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1059.T7 R49 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 374 p. ;
    Number of Pages374
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25289863M
    ISBN 100199605718
    ISBN 109780199605712
    LC Control Number2011934713
    OCLC/WorldCa701811411

      The book was published by Zephyr Press, which specializes in translations. Translations from Chinese and other languages invigorate and diversify English poetry, Admussen said. “If you want to have interesting and exciting poetry, you need to be moving between cultural traditions,” he said. “It’s true in music, it’s true in fiction. In , among the poems Poetry Daily presented, came from books published by 80 different presses. Browse all those plus newly featured books here. You may also browse books presented via Editors’ Picks, which spotlights a new poetry collection publicly chosen by an editorial board member, featured books of Poetry in Translation, and by Publisher.

    Every quarter our expert PBS Translation Selector George Szirtes chooses the best new poetry in translation book to deliver to our Translation Members including bilingual and dual language volumes. Fans of poetry in translation can choose from our range of translation membership options including the essential Translat.   This class will happen on: Tuesday, Ap , pm EST time. In this workshop taught by curator, poet and art historian Ikram Lakhdhar, students will be led through the translation of poetry from French or Arabic to English.

    We publish mainly poetry by British, Irish, North American and Antipodean poets, plus poetry in translation from any language—although we have a particular interest in German, Spanish and Latin American poetry. however, and if a first book doesn't sell at all (and the worst-performing book here, as of the end of , had total sales of. His book investigates the problems and possibilities in the translation of literature, especially poetry. The investigation is based on a comparison between Catullus' sixty-fourth poem and English translations of it published between and Several strategies for translating are analyzed, and their comparative merits and faults are discussed.


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Virgil: The Aeneid, Book II: a new downloadable English translation. Virgil: The Aeneid, Book VI: a new downloadable English translation. Instead Poetry & Translation seeks to raise issues and matters for discussion - the character of bilingual editions and how they are, or may be, read - not to close them down.

The aim of the book is be to increase knowledge of, and thought about, the interactive processes of reading and writing poetry composed in mother tongues and in translations. A primer on poetry translation by noted translator Willis Barnstone: "A translation is an x-ray, not a xerox." - The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting American poets.

English-Language Publishers of Works in Translation Note: Any publisher is a potential publisher of translations, as long as it fits their editorial program. This is a list of publishers that have a record of publishing translations, or that specialize in publishing translations.

In Poetry and Translation, acclaimed poet and translator Peter Robinson examines the art of translation as practiced by poets and others, and how the various practices of translating have continued in parallel with the writing of original than engaging in a formal theoretical debate, Poetry and Translation instead raises issues for discussionthe character of/5.

Among translation issues, poetry translation is the most problematic area challenging both translators and authorities in the field of translation studies. The Poetry Translation Centre gives the best contemporary poems from Africa, Asia and Latin America a new life in the English language, working with diaspora communities for whom poetry is of great importance.

‘The Story of Flying’ by Salome Benidze was translated by Helen Mort and Natalia Bukia-Peters for the PTC Georgian Poets Tour in May. Burton Raffel, the author of the book The Art of Translating Poetry, is an experienced translator, critic, and poet.

Such a combination of different talents allows Raffel to comprise many aspects of translation and to include both theoretical and practical parts in his by: This is the first attempt to systematize linguistic information about the translation of poetry. It is also the first book to range widely over the languages and literatures of the past and the present, and European and Asian languages and literatures as by: The electronic book will be published as a carefully designed mobile app through which readers can opt to see the original text and the translation side by side or to just read the translation.

“Not much thinking about design seems to have gone into existing electronic editions of poetry in facing-page translation,” Visel says. This little pink book of Rumi Poetry translated by writer Farrukh Dhondy is radiant.

The poems included in this collection are brief, some only a stanza or a few lines, but such is the poetry of Rumi, short and piercing, yet peaceful and meditative, a glimpse of another time and place, yet contemporary/5(23). The Book of Poetry tr. by James Legge [] Contents Start Reading Page Index Text [Zipped] This is the unabridged translation of the Book of Odes (the Shih Ching) by James Legge.

Legge translated the Chinese Book of Odes, one of the Five Chinese Classics, in This edition, scanned from a reprint published in Shanghai inincludes. The Best Translated Book Award is an American literary award that recognizes the previous year's best original translation into English, one book of poetry and one of fiction.

It was inaugurated in and is conferred by Three Percent, the online literary magazine of Open Letter Books, which is the book translation press of the University of red by: Translation: Carolyn Forché. This house is too narrow for all of us Author: Ehab Karim Shghedil. Translation: David Shook Bryar Bajalan.

Maybe these words make no sense Maybe they mean Author: ADIL LATEFI. Translation: Adham Smart. I Once Met a Man. I once met a man who thought he was Author: VOLHA HAPEYEVA. Translation: Kim Moore.

The PEN Translation Prize (formerly known as the PEN/Book-of-the-Month Club Translation Prize through ) is an annual award given by PEN America (formerly PEN American Center) to outstanding translations into the English has been presented annually by PEN America and the Book of the Month Club since It was the first award in the United States.

BORGES ON POETRY AND TRANSLATION IN THEORY AND PRACTICE to the principle of poetic construction. Indeed, as Bakhtin notices, poetry, as any other literary work, is like “the response in a dia-logue,” “a link in the chain of speech communication” ().

Poetry translation may be defined as relaying poetry into another language. Poetry's features can be sound-based, syntactic or structural or pragmatic in nature. Apart from transforming text, poetry translation also involves cognition, discourse, and action by and between human and textual actors in a physical and social setting.

A poetry translation project usually aims to Cited by: 2. Geoffrey Chaucer was born between the yearsthe son of John and Agnes (de Copton) Chaucer. Chaucer was descended from two generations of wealthy vintners who had everything but a title and in Chaucer began pursuing a position at court.

Pen Club, United States' most important association of writers gave Basque writer Kirmen Uribe the prize he had been awarded with for the English translation of his poetry book Bitartean heldu eskutik (Meanwhile take my hand). Inwe added a translation series (Série d'Ecriture: current French writing in English translation), in a second one (Dichten=: current German-language writing in English translation).

Book, Chapbook: Fiction, Poetry: French, German, English.Publishers of Poetry and Fiction. "Speak, Immortal One, And tell the tale once more in our time." —Opening lines of The Odyssey, translated by Stanley Lombardo ().PEN Award for Poetry in Translation ($3,) For a book-length translation of poetry from any language into English, published in JUDGES: Michael Eskin, Forrest Gander, Pierre Joris.

The Winter Garden Photograph, Reina María Rodríguez (Ugly Duckling Presse) Translated from the Spanish by Kristin Dykstra and Nancy Gates Madsen Hudson | IndieBound.