Joint patronage in translating Chinese literature into English

  title={Joint patronage in translating Chinese literature into English},
  author={Liping Bai},
Abstract There has been a change in the form of patronage in translating Chinese culture/literature into English since the 1990s, that is, from sole patronage to joint patronage. This article discusses joint patronage in translating Chinese literature from Chinese into English through the case of the Chinese Literature Overseas Dissemination Project (中國文學海外傳播工程), which is under the joint patronage of Beijing Normal University, the Confucius Institute at University of Oklahoma, and the… 

Translation as cultural diplomacy: a Chinese perspective

  • Mengying Jiang
  • Political Science
    International Journal of Cultural Policy
  • 2021
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