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Name: Gabriela  Iuliana  Colipca
Institution: Dunarea de Jos University, Galati
Email: click here to access email
State and/or Country: Romania   
Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis
Ling & Literature
Specialty: English Studies. Translation
Subject Language(s): English
Selected Publications: Books:

- The Ways of the Novel: or, the Quest for Verisimilitude in the Eighteenth-Century French and English Novel, UFB/ GrafiMedia Universiteit Leiden, 2005, ISBN-10: 909019813X, ISBN-13: 9789090198132, 504 pages.

Chapters in books:

- “Shandying Translation, Translating Shandeism”, in Popescu, Floriana (ed.), Perspectives in Translation Studies, Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2009, ISBN (10): 1-4438-1256-0, ISBN (13): 978-1-4468-1256-6, pp. 26-53.

- co-author in Croitoru, Elena (coord.),English through Translation. Interpretation and Translation-Oriented Text Analysis, Editura Fundaţiei Universitare „Dunărea de Jos” Galaţi, 2004, ISBN 973-627-128-5, pp. 28-35, 38-43, 45-50, 53-58, 67-69, 71-75, 81-89, 94-95, 98-100, 101-103, 111-113, 126-129, 130-132, 133-135, 137-140, 148-152, 173-176, 180-182, 185-186.


- “Domestic Work and Intercultural Violence. A Study of Some Romanian Migrant Women’s Personal Narratives”, Communication interculturelle et litterature, No.4 (12)/2010, Vol. II, Galaţi: Europlus, pp. 495-506, ISSN 1844-6965

- “The Remains of a Dying Culture: Dieter Auner’s Leaving Transylvania (2006)”, Communication interculturelle et litterature, No. 3 (11)/2010, Galaţi: Europlus, pp. 347-354, ISSN 1844-6965

- “ ‘Translating’ History for the Stage in Henry VIII and Apus de soare [Sunset]”, in Translation Studies: Retrospective and Prospective Views, No. 4/ 2009, Galaţi: Galaţi University Press, ISSN 2065-3514, pp. 14-23

- “Why Can’t Shrews Behave, or Kiss Me, Kate Revived” in Bonta, Elena, Cătălina Bălinişteanu, Raluca Galiţă (eds.), Interstudia. Language, Discourse, Society, Vol. 3, Bacău: Alma Mater, 2009, pp. 265-278, ISSN 2065-3204

- “A Translator’s Journey across Linguistic and Cultural Spaces”, in Translation Studies: Retrospective and Prospective Views, Vol. 3/ 2008, Galaţi: Galaţi University Press, ISSN 2065-3514, pp. 53-76

- “Gender Issues in the Romanian Legislation. Some Terminological Considerations” in Annals of the „Dunărea de Jos” University of Galaţi, Fascicle XIII, Language and Literature, Galaţi: Galaţi University Press, 2008, ISSN 1221-4647, pp. 18-24

- “Review: Sociolinguistics: Georgakopoulou (2007)”, Linguist List 19.1358, April 22, 2008,

- “A Sternean Opinion on Translation” in Colipcă Gabriela Iuliana (ed.), Conference Proceedings Volume – The 2nd edition of Translation Studies: Retrospective and Prospective Views. TRAS.RE.P 2, 1-2 November 2007, Galaţi: Europlus, 2007, ISBN 978-973-7845-99-3, pp. 52-59

- “At the Crossroads of Spatial Paradigms. Travelling Across Aesthetic Boundaries in the French and English Novel of the Second Half of the Eighteenth Century” in Ciugureanu Adina, Vlad Eduard (eds.), Travel (of) Writing, Ovidius University Press, Constanţa, 2007, ISBN 978-973-641-344-5, pp. 89-97

- “Review: Sociolinguistics: Sunderland (2006)” in Linguist List 17.3282, November 11, 2006,

- “Negative Aspects in Poetry Translation” in Popescu, Floriana (coord.), Translation Studies: Retrospective and Prospective Views, International Conference, Galaţi, June 16-17, 2006, Editura Fundaţiei Universitare “Dunărea de Jos”, Galaţi, 2006, ISBN (10) 973-627-349-0, ISBN (13) 978-973-627-349-0, pp. 23-31
Courses Taught: English Literature
Style in Fiction
Style in Poetry
Film adaptations
Academic Writing
Theory and Practice of Translation
British History and Civilisation
Reviewer of: Language and Gender (LL Issue 17.3282)
Small Stories, Interaction and Identities (LL Issue 19.1358)

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