New Historicism in Translation Studies

Mir Mohammad Khadem-Nabi, Elaheh Gharesoufloo


Translation Studies has moved from linguistically oriented approaches to a historicist one. This is evident in many recent publications, and has brought about new trends in Translation Studies as well as in Cultural Studies. This paper is an attempt at summarizing the influence of the historicist approaches on translation. Of specific importance for this paper is New Historicism, which has poststructuralist tendencies. 



New Historicism, translation studies, cultural studies

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