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The Translation of Children"s Literature

A Reader (Topics in Translation)

by Gillian Lathey

  • 260 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Multilingual Matters Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s literature studies: general,
  • Translation & interpretation,
  • Intercultural communication,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Translations,
  • Children"s literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • Books & Reading

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8980223M
    ISBN 101853599050
    ISBN 109781853599057

    This book introduces the major works and debates in Chinese children's literature within the framework of China's revolution and modernization. It demonstrates that the guiding rationale in children's literature was the political importance of children as the nation's future. literature, all types of studies that deal with children’s radio, film, televi- ism of translation from , and my book on the three Finnish transla- While translating Cited by:

    About every third book of fiction published in Sweden is a children’s book. Covering a wide variety of themes from dancing cows to single urban fathers, Swedish children’s literature inspires, informs and entertains young readers. French is a rich language, and its literature is richer still. Where to start with getting to know this literature? In honour of Bastille Day and Belgium’s National Day in July, I humbly suggest the (non-exclusive) list of books below. They’ve all been translated into English (sometimes multiple times) and are must-reads for different reasons.

    Mar 21,  · Though the study of children's literature is now well established as an academic discipline, the study of its translation has only recently begun. One reason for this neglect in the English-speaking world is the very small amount of foreign children's literature currently translated into English, and the domination of foreign markets by. In recent years, a proliferation of books in translation for children and young adults has brought imaginative stories from around the world to new readers. We spoke with some of the extraordinary publishers who make these books possible about their experience working in this vital.


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Sep 06,  · Translating Children’s Literature is essential reading for professional translators, researchers and students on courses in translation studies or children’s literature. Congratulations to "The Grace Year," the best young adult book of Looking for more recommendations.

Cited by: 5. How I started to translate childrens’ book as a freelance translator. Post by Nilla Meri. I’m a Finnish to Turkish freelance translator, specializing now in children’s literature translation. The subject of this dissertation is children’s literature and the translation of books for children.

Various aspects of both these subjects are discussed in order to present a comprehensive overview of this field. A definition and a review of the subject of children’s literature are given. How I translate children's books -winning translator Sarah Ardizzone explains the complex art of translating books through this gallery of her latest book translation Just email childrens.

Children's literature or juvenile literature includes stories, books, magazines, and poems that are made for children. Modern children's literature is classified in two different ways: genre or the intended age of the reader.

Children's literature can be traced to stories and songs, part of a wider oral tradition, that adults shared with children before publishing existed. Translating Children Books: Difficulties and Reluctances.

Babar, Pippi Longstocking, Emil and the Detectives, Heidi, The Wonderful Adventures of Nils and even Asterix and Obelix or Tintin (comic books meant for adults more than children) are works we are familiar kurt-haspel.com of them have marked our childhood, and those books are available to all thanks to the wonders of translation.

Mar 27,  · Here Anthea Bell shares her top 10 favourite books in translation that she would recommend for children. Alison Lurie has described children's Author: Anthea Bell. Translating for Children is not a book on translations of children's literature, but a book on translating for children.

It concentrates on human action in translation and focuses on the translator, the translation process, and translating for children, in kurt-haspel.comcturer: Routledge.

The Marsh Award for Children's Literature in Translation was a literary prize awarded in the United Kingdom from until to the translator of an outstanding work of fiction for young readers translated into English.

The award was given every two years. Become a Volunteer Library Translator. The ICDL depends upon a network of individuals who volunteer their time to translate books in the ICDL collection, the ICDL Web interface, bibliographic information about our books, author biographies, and other documents into various languages.

Children's classics from Alice in Wonderland to the works of Astrid Lindgren, Roald Dahl, J.K. Rowling and Philip Pullman are now generally recognized as literary achievements that from a translator's point of view are no less demanding than 'serious' (adult) literature. This volume attempts to explore the various challenges posed by the translation of children's literature and at the same.

Probably the most famous is Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s Le Petit Prince (The Little Prince in English). One of my favourite children’s authors is a man called Daniel Pennac.

I translated a book by him called Eye of the Wolf, which is about a wolf from the wastelands of Alaska, encountering a young boy in a city zoo.I was 14 when that book was published in France, and 34 when it came out in.

Fatima Sharafeddine is an award-winning children’s book writer—her YA novel, Faten, won first prize at the Beirut Book kurt-haspel.com has written and published more than 45 books, and translated several others from English and French into Arabic. 1-The translator must also be a writerRead the text several times before you decide to translate it.

Mar 01,  · Translating for Children is not a book on translations of children's literature but a book on translating for children. It is concentrating on human action in translation and focuses on the translator, the translation process, and translating for children, in particular. Translators never translate words in isolation but whole situations.

They bring to the translation their cultural heritage. Translating Children’s Literature is an exploration of the many developmental and linguistic issues related to writing and translating for children, an audience that spans a period of enormous intellectual progress and affective change from birth to adolescence.

Oct 12,  · followed by a discussion about international children’s literature with the book’s translator, Daniel Hahn. Daniel Hahn is a prolific, award-winning writer, editor, and translator.

He has translated countless books from Portuguese, Spanish, and French and is the editor of the Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature. Translating Children's Literature is an exploration of the many developmental and linguistic issues related to writing and translating for children, an audience that spans a period of enormous intellectual progress and affective change from birth to adolescence.

Lathey looks at a broad range of children's literature, from prose fiction to poetry and picture books. Each of the seven chapters. Popular Childrens Literature Books Showing of 21, Charlotte's Web (Paperback) by. Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars.

The Secret Garden (Hardcover) by. Frances Hodgson Burnett (shelved times as childrens-literature). The Center’s publications, events, and educational programming enrich the library of vital literary works, nurture and promote the work of translators, build audiences for literature in translation, and honor the incredible linguistic and cultural diversity of our schools and our world.

Words Without Borders (WWB): How long have you been publishing children’s literature in translation and what inspired your decision to do so. Adam Freudenheim (AF): I’ve been publishing children’s books in translation since with the launch of Pushkin Children’s Books first titles.

I had long worked on adult books in translation but. Since the late s, scholarly interest in the translation of children's books has increased at a rapid pace.

Research across a number of disciplines has contributed to a developing knowledge and understanding of the cross-cultural transformation and reception of children's literature/5.Translating Children's Literature is an exploration of the many developmental and linguistic issues related to writing and translating for children, an audience that spans a period of enormous intellectual progress and affective change from birth to adolescence.Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

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