My new monograph, the first in-depth book-length study of cultural translation, is released today, published by Bloomsbury. Cultural translation is an evocative concept but so far it has remained opaque. This is the first sustained attempt at grounding a definition… Continue Reading
My article ‘Culture in translation: The case of British Pathé News’ is available for free for a limited number of readers at: http://www.tandfonline.com/eprint/83T7wnQUZTKBRyXSBAGj/full At the risk of serving and betraying two masters, the intellectual and practical work of the translator… Continue Reading
My article ‘“In-between” a rock and a “third space”? On the trouble with ambivalent metaphors of translation’ is available for free for a limited number of readers at: http://www.tandfonline.com/eprint/DfAW2sY4RrmHSgQGqI5j/full Homi Bhabha’s The Location of Culture (1994) made waves in translation studies.… Continue Reading
I’ve just published a new article based on my research into translation as a form of political representation, abstract below: At the risk of serving and betraying two masters, the intellectual and practical work of the translator is best characterized… Continue Reading
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Immigration: the big issue that the left just can’t get right | UK news | The Guardian.
Sectarian circus that passes for council politics – BelfastTelegraph.co.uk.
Telling our story is not the same as creating a shrine – BelfastTelegraph.co.uk.
The Veil Series: a celebration of Muslim women's hijabs – in pictures | Art and design | The Guardian.
Yet another fantastic example of cultural translation in action – there’s so much out there I can hardly keep up! How is this translation? Watch this space! New Statesman | New boys on the block: Your guide to the Kings… Continue Reading
Britain Furst: the halal Ray-ban-wearing far right Facebook mockers | Media | theguardian.com.