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Venuti exposes what he refers to as the 'scandals of translation' by looking at the relationship between translation and the practices which at once need and marginalize it. The book moves between different languages, cultures, periods, disciplines and institutions and is richly illustrated by numerous case studies including: Bible translation in the early Christian Church ...more
Published (first published August 6th 1998)
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Maar Naap
Dec 01, 2013 rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
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عندما تقرأ عنوان الكتاب يتبادر إلى الذهن العديد من الموضوعات و اﻷفكار التي يمكن أن يناقشها الكتاب من نوعبة أخطاء مارسها بعض المترجمين و أدت إلى عواقب غير محمودة , أو كيف تُوجه سوق الترجمة عن طريق لوبي خفي ...إلخ, لكن الواقع أن الكتاب ببساطة يناقش قضية العﻻقة بين الترجمة و الثقافة , ضاربا العديد من اﻷمثلة و شارحها بالتفصيل في إطار ظروفها و آثارها و نتائجها. يلقي الكتاب الضوء على قضية " التغريب " في الترجمة, التي يحبذها الكاتب, بحيث يبدو الكتاب المترجم أنه مترجما , وﻻ يبدو و كأنه كتب بلغة ملحية ف ...more
Max Nemtsov
Mar 31, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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Продолжение банкета. Венути здесь собирает воедино маргиналии к темам, покрытым первой книгой, и пытается отвечать на разнообразные вопросы, почему у нас все так. Почему преимущественно переводятся и издаются _такие_ книжки, а не те, какие бы хотелось? Отчего популярна всякая шняга, а не, опять же, гениальные книги, которые нравятся нам? Почему нас учат тому, чему нас учат, а не чему-то по-настоящему полезному? Откуда вот это вот все и зачем? И т.д.
Как и при чтении первой книги, здесь тоже имеет
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Alison
Feb 08, 2016 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
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In the last year of reading about translation, this was probably the least helpful. I found it to be overly and unnecessarily theoretical for a working translator.
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Born in Philadelphia, Venuti graduated from Temple University. He has long lived in New York City. In 1980 he completed the Ph.D. in English at Columbia University. That year he received the Renato Poggioli Award for Italian Translation for his translation of Barbara Alberti's novel Delirium.

Venuti is currently professor of English at Temple University. He has also taught as a visiting professor a
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