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The trials of a translator.

Ronald Arbuthnott Knox

The trials of a translator.

by Ronald Arbuthnott Knox

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Published by Sheed & Ward in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible -- Versions.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS450 K65
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 113 p.
    Number of Pages113
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16397869M

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The trials of a translator by Ronald Arbuthnott Knox Download PDF EPUB FB2

"Trials of a Translator" is worth your time if only to see how difficult Bible translation and interpretation are. There simply is no basis for the "plain meaning" of scripture held by many.

It is also why the Catholic Church has been so protective of only using authorized translations 4/5(2).

Community Reviews. A delightful little book on "the difficulties which beset the path of the conscientious translator." () It is Knox's witty and intellectual little apologia on his translation of the Vulgate.

The book is a collection of 7 short essays that Ronald Knox wrote during the nine years he was translating the Bible in the s/5. The real test of a translator's skill, however, is not one of truth v. beauty but of workable compromise.

That is a particular challenge in the case of Günter Grass, whose writing is generally regarded as remarkably hard to translate. In essence, this page book is an apologia for his famous translation of the Bible.

1 I hope you find this book as fascinating as I have: * * PDF • T RIALS OF A T RANSLATOR () The Italians have a phrase: “The translator is a traitor.” Some love the Knox Bible, others hate it.

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New York, Sheed & Ward, (OCoLC) From a man who was there. Is there a better way of getting a first hand account of the trial. The book allows for a good read on the trial. It is in-depth and eventful and it is easy to read.

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The idea of “cultural translation” is most signifi cantly presented by the Indian cultural theo-rist Homi K. Bhabha in a chapter called “How Newness Enters the World: Postmodern Space, Postcolonial Time and the Trials of Cultural Translation” (in The Location of Culture, File Size: KB.

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Trials of a Translator is a delightful little book on "the difficulties which beset the path of the conscientious translator" (). It is Ronald Knox's witty and sophisticated little apologia on his translation of the Bible from the Vulgate.

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Featured Articles. Industry Knowledge - Conferences Present Brilliant Opportunities. Contribute to TJ. His and Willa’s translation was published in Despite selling only copies, it was followed by further Kafka translations: The Great Wall of China (), a collection of shorter pieces; The Trial (); America (); and, after the war years, In the Penal Colony ().

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Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.Written inThe Trial is one of the most important novels of the twentieth century: the terrifying tale of Josef K., a respectable bank officer who is suddenly and inexplicably arrested and must defend himself against a charge about which he can get no information.4/5(15).