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Linguistic Zones of the French Atlantic

Marshall B (2016) Linguistic Zones of the French Atlantic. In: Simon S (ed.) Speaking Memory: How Translation Shapes City Life. Culture of Cities Series, 5. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, pp. 191-204.

This chapter looks at the history and the cultural politics of literary translation in two cities of the French Atlantic: between French and English (New Orleans) and French and Spanish (Montevideo), with an emphasis on the nineteenth-century.

French; Translation; nineteenth-century literature; New Orleans; race; Montevideo; Lautreamont; Supervielle

Author(s)Marshall, Bill
Title of seriesCulture of Cities Series
Number in series5
Publication date31/12/2016
PublisherMcGill-Queen's University Press
Publisher URL…780773547889.php
Place of publicationMontreal
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