Coverart for item
The Resource Borrowed tongues : life writing, migration, and translation, Eva C. Karpinski

Borrowed tongues : life writing, migration, and translation, Eva C. Karpinski

Label
Borrowed tongues : life writing, migration, and translation
Title
Borrowed tongues
Title remainder
life writing, migration, and translation
Statement of responsibility
Eva C. Karpinski
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Focuses on linguistic and philosophical dimensions of translation, showing how the dominant language serves to articulate and reinforce social, cultural, political, and gender hierarchies. This title examines Canadian and American examples of traditional autobiography, autoethnography, and experimental narrative
Member of
Cataloging source
CDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Karpinski, Eva C
Dewey number
C818/.50809920691
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9192.5
LC item number
.Z717
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Life writing series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American prose literature
  • Women immigrants
  • Women immigrants
  • Autobiography
  • Translating and interpreting
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American prose literature
  • Autobiography
  • Translating and interpreting
  • Canada
  • United States
Label
Borrowed tongues : life writing, migration, and translation, Eva C. Karpinski
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction Migrations of Theories: Autobiography and Translation -- Literacy Narratives: Mary Antin and Laura Goodman Salverson -- Immigrant Crypto(auto)graphy: Akemi Kikumura and Apolonja Maria Kojder -- Experimental Self-Translations: Eva Hoffman and Smaro Kamboureli -- Translation as Allegorical Metafiction: Marlene Nourbese Philip and Jamaica Kincaid -- Conclusion
Control code
806521137
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 271 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781554583997
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613863102
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
386310
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)806521137
Label
Borrowed tongues : life writing, migration, and translation, Eva C. Karpinski
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction Migrations of Theories: Autobiography and Translation -- Literacy Narratives: Mary Antin and Laura Goodman Salverson -- Immigrant Crypto(auto)graphy: Akemi Kikumura and Apolonja Maria Kojder -- Experimental Self-Translations: Eva Hoffman and Smaro Kamboureli -- Translation as Allegorical Metafiction: Marlene Nourbese Philip and Jamaica Kincaid -- Conclusion
Control code
806521137
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 271 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781554583997
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613863102
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
386310
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)806521137

Library Locations

    • Thomas Jefferson LibraryBorrow it
      1 University Blvd, St. Louis, MO, 63121, US
      38.710138 -90.311107
Processing Feedback ...