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The Resource Arduous tasks : Primo Levi, translation, and the transmission of Holocaust testimony, Lina N. Insana

Arduous tasks : Primo Levi, translation, and the transmission of Holocaust testimony, Lina N. Insana

Label
Arduous tasks : Primo Levi, translation, and the transmission of Holocaust testimony
Title
Arduous tasks
Title remainder
Primo Levi, translation, and the transmission of Holocaust testimony
Statement of responsibility
Lina N. Insana
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • dut
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
In Arduous Tasks, Lina N. Insana demonstrates how translation functions as a metaphor for the transmission of Holocaust testimony and broadens the parameters of survivor testimony
Member of
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CNCGM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Insana, Lina N.
Dewey number
853/.914
Index
index present
Language note
Includes some text in Dutch, French, German and Italian
LC call number
D804.348
LC item number
.I53 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Toronto Italian studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Levi, Primo
  • Levi, Primo
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in literature
  • Levi, Primo
  • Levi, Primo
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) in literature
  • Translations
  • Übersetzung
  • Literatur
  • Judenvernichtung
Label
Arduous tasks : Primo Levi, translation, and the transmission of Holocaust testimony, Lina N. Insana
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-307) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: Points of Entry -- Introduction. Translation Matters -- 1. Transmission: The Witness as Translator -- 2. Source Texts and Subtexts: Translation and the Grey Zone -- 3. Transgression: Translation and Levi's 'Trapassar del segno' -- 4. Infinite Transaction: Testimonial Numismatics and the Narrative Exchange -- 5. Palinodic Reversal: The Trials of Translation -- Conclusion: The Witness's Tape Recorder and the Violence of Mediation -- Index of Primo Levi's Works
Control code
635459254
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 319 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442692961
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt59sfd
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)635459254
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Arduous tasks : Primo Levi, translation, and the transmission of Holocaust testimony, Lina N. Insana
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-307) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: Points of Entry -- Introduction. Translation Matters -- 1. Transmission: The Witness as Translator -- 2. Source Texts and Subtexts: Translation and the Grey Zone -- 3. Transgression: Translation and Levi's 'Trapassar del segno' -- 4. Infinite Transaction: Testimonial Numismatics and the Narrative Exchange -- 5. Palinodic Reversal: The Trials of Translation -- Conclusion: The Witness's Tape Recorder and the Violence of Mediation -- Index of Primo Levi's Works
Control code
635459254
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 319 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442692961
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt59sfd
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)635459254
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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