TRST 201 - Intro to Translation Studies

Introduction to translation as an academic discipline and professional field through a series of texts in translation. Explores the ways in which texts, images, and ideas move across cultures, across time, across languages, and through different art forms; to elevate the students' appreciation of literature and other art forms; and get acquainted with the complexities of a work of art as a cultural manifestation and with the ways in which various artists, writers and translators have attempted to recreate these complexities in other languages and cultures. Course Information: Prerequisite: Students must have met the University of Illinois foreign language requirement.
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Fall 2019, Fall 2018
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