Specialization: Literary Translation I
This course offers practice in translation of a variety of literary text types, such as fiction, poetry, plays and literary essays.
At home, all students prepare a translation for discussion in tutorial. Each week, two or three students will make an annotated translation of the text; they will be assigned the role of discussion leader for that week.
- Skill in translating literary texts from English to Dutch
- Ability to apply one’s knowledge and understanding of stylistics in translating a literary text
- Ability to apply one’s knowledge of translation theories in translating literary texts
The timetable will be available from July 1 onwards on the Department website.
Mode of Instruction
One three-hour tutorial per week.
Class paper; annotated translation
This course is supported by Blackboard.
Literary Translation II reader available on Blackboard.
Students can register through uSis.
English Department, P.N. van Eyckhof 4, room 103c. Phone: 071 527 2144, or mail: email@example.com