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VY322 – Literary Translation

Instructor: Amalia Corina Jiva

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Credits: 3 credits

Pre-requisites: Vy 100/200


This course provides students the opportunity to engage deeply with language by creating translations of literary excerpts from various languages into English, discussing these translations in a workshop format; and reading about the theory and practice of translation. For their final projects, students select their own literary text to translate.

Course Topics:

  1. Literary Translation Theory
  2. Literary Translation Practice
  3. Interpretation Theory

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