LINGUIST List 23.2951

Thu Jul 05 2012

FYI: Routledge Translation Studies Portal - Now Live

Editor for this issue: Brent Miller <>

Date: 05-Jul-2012
From: Tara Thomas <>
Subject: Routledge Translation Studies Portal - Now Live
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The Routledge Translation Studies Portal is now live and ready foryour visit.

The Portal offers a wide range of online resources and teachingmaterials, linking to key organizations and showcasing our broad rangeof titles in translation and interpreting studies.

Lawrence Venuti, the leading theorist, author and translator, introducesthe Portal in a set of specially recorded video interviews. He talks abouthow he became a translation studies scholar, what he sees as the maincurrent trends and future directions and discusses his revised TheTranslation Studies Reader (third edition).

Our Portal is broken down into three sections:

- the Resources section offers students a wide range of onlineresources, from multiple choice revision exercises to a glossary andself-test online flashcards. There are also video interviews and lecturesby our leading authors, including Mona Baker and Jeremy Munday

- the Instructors section provides powerpoint slides linked to two of ourbestselling textbooks

- the Samples section allows you to browse sample chapters from someof our key titles.

This is only the start, as we will be building up content daily. Visit theportal that will become a valuable resource for the global translationstudies community today:

Linguistic Field(s): Translation

Page Updated: 05-Jul-2012