Most widely held works about Lawrence Venuti
Most widely held works by Lawrence Venuti
The scandals of translation : towards an ethics of difference by Lawrence Venuti ( Book )
24 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 801 libraries worldwide
Lawrence Venuti exposes the 'scandals of translation' by looking at the relationship between translation and the practices which at once need and marginalize it.
The translator's invisibility : a history of translation by Lawrence Venuti ( Book )
29 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 720 libraries worldwide
Traces the history of translation from the seventeenth century to the present day, locating alternative translation theories in different cultures.
The Translation studies reader ( Book )
40 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 653 libraries worldwide
This text guides the reader through the varying approaches to translation studies in the latter half of the 20th century. Chronologically ordered and divided into clear sections, it collects together key essays, articles and book extracts.
Restless nights : selected stories of Dino Buzzati by Dino Buzzati ( Book )
2 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 421 libraries worldwide
Rethinking translation : discourse, subjectivity, ideology ( Book )
7 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 362 libraries worldwide
The goodbye kiss by Massimo Carlotto ( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 346 libraries worldwide
"Giorgio Pellegrini is wanted in Italy for a series of crimes linked to political extremism. He has been hiding out in Central America, half-heartedly lending a hand to a group of leftwing militants engaged in a bloody civil war. After the Comandante orders the assassination of his companion and compatriot, Pellegrini decides it might just be time to head back home." -- Cover flap.
The siren : a selection from Dino Buzzati by Dino Buzzati ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 343 libraries worldwide
100 strokes of the brush before bed by Melissa P. ( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
An instant blockbuster in Italy where it has sold over 700,000 copies, and now an international literary phenomenon, "100 Strokes of the Brush Before Bed" is the fictionalized memoir of Melissa P., a Sicilian teenager whose quest for love rapidly devolves into a shocking journey of sexual discovery.
Death's dark abyss by Massimo Carlotto ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 307 libraries worldwide
Passion by Iginio Ugo Tarchetti ( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 295 libraries worldwide
An Italian army officer finds a woman repulsive, but succumbs to her anyway. How she gets him under her spell is the essence of this novel, written in 1869 but translated only after being adapted as a Broadway musical. By the author of Fantastic Tales.
Our halcyon dayes : English prerevolutionary texts and postmodern culture by Lawrence Venuti ( Book )
5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
Italy : a traveler's literary companion ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
"Some of Italy's best-known writers join Italy's rising literary stars to take the reader on a panoramic tour of both city and countryside, across the social spectrum, surveying the country's rich cultural history. Explore Italy's popular tourist destinations and out-of-the-way spots under the fresh and even startling light cast by these eighteen diverse and exciting stories, most of which are available here in English for the first time"--Publisher's description.
Fantastic tales by Iginio Ugo Tarchetti ( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
"Giulia's corpse...rests in her shroud as if wrapped in the veils of her virginal bed. Her beauty has lost none of its seductiveness. A white dress, light, almost diaphanous, covers her modest figure.... Her pure white hands lie at her sides with the gentle surrender of sleep, and only her feet, pointing upward and joined together, bear witness to the horrible rigidity of death." This passage from "Bouvard," a macabre evocation of obsessive love beyond the grave,
Breath : poems and letters by Antonia Pozzi ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
The temple of Iconoclasts by Juan Rodolfo Wilcock ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Edward Hopper : poems by Ernest Farrés ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Finite intuition : selected poetry and prose by Milo De Angelis ( Book )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Translation and minority ( Book )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Edward Hopper by Ernest Farrés ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Translator's invisibility by Lawrence Venuti ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Buzzati, Dino,--1906-1972 Crime Criticism, interpretation, etc. De Angelis, Milo,--1951- English language--Translating English poetry--Early modern Erotic poetry, English Fantasy fiction, Italian Fiction Great Britain Historiography History Hopper, Edward,--1882-1967 Imaginary biography Intellectual life Intercultural communication Italian fiction Italian literature Italy Italy--Sicily Language and languages Literature and society Manners and customs Marxist criticism Poetry Postmodernism (Literature) Pozzi, Antonia,--1912-1938 Science fiction, Italian Sexual attraction Short stories Short stories, Italian Soldiers Teenage girls--Sexual behavior Translating and interpreting Translating and interpreting--Moral and ethical aspects Translating and interpreting--Philosophy Translating and interpreting--Social aspects Translations