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21 Great Books to Demystify and Remystify Translation

The Craft of Translation, eds. John Biguenet and Rainer Schulte For a primer on the central dilemmas and activities in the practice of translation, you can learn a lot from the essays collected in this book. (Also see Biguenet and Schulte’s Theories of Translation: An Anthology of Essays from Dryden to Derrida.) The Man Between, Continue Reading
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