Translation and Fantasy Literature in Taiwan

Translators as Cultural Brokers and Social Networkers

  • Yu-Ling┬áChung

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Yu-Ling Chung
    Pages 1-14
  3. Yu-Ling Chung
    Pages 139-145
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 146-172

About this book

Introduction

This book examines the rise in popularity of fantasy literature in Taiwan and the crucial but often invisible role that translators have played in making this genre widely available. Topics covered include global fantasy fever, Chinese fantasy, game industry, the social status of translators, and the sociological direction of translations studies.

Keywords

Fantasy literature Taiwan translation Chinese English literature genre literature play Translator

Authors and affiliations

  • Yu-Ling┬áChung
    • 1
  1. 1.National Taiwan University of Science and TechnologyTaiwan

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137332783
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Language & Linguistics Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-46188-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-33278-3
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