Keywords and Contexts: Translating Theatre Theory

@article{Kruger2007KeywordsAC,
  title={Keywords and Contexts: Translating Theatre Theory},
  author={Loren Kruger},
  journal={Theatre Journal},
  year={2007},
  volume={59},
  pages={355 - 358}
}
theatre translation must negotiate a critical tension, we might also say “drama,” between competing paradigms, but this tension is best described not, as it often is, as a contest between “faithful” and “free” or between proper translation and improper adaptation. rather, theatre translators must negotiate the contest between two imperatives, both legitimate: between effacing the work of translation in the interest of immediate communication with the local audience, and disclosing that work so… Expand
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