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CPLT BC3110 Introduction to Translation Studies. 3 points.

BC: Fulfillment of General Education Requirement: Cultures in Comparison (CUL)., BC: Fulfillment of General Education Requirement: Literature (LIT).

Prerequisites: Completion of the Language Requirement or equivalent.

Introduction to the major theories and methods of translation in the Western tradition, along with practical work in translating.  Topics include translation in the context of postcolonialism, globalization and immigration, the role of translators in war and zones of conflict, gender and translation, the importance of translation to contemporary writers.

Fall 2017: CPLT BC3110
Course Number Section/Call Number Times/Location Instructor Points Enrollment
CPLT 3110 001/09674 T Th 4:10pm - 5:25pm
202 Altschul Hall
Peter Connor 3 232

Comparative Literature and Translation Studies

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...courses are required for the minor: 1. CPLT BC3110 Introduction to Translation Studies 2. Two...

French

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...and Literature are strongly encouraged to take CPLT BC3110 Introduction to Translation Studies as well...