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New Readings of Yiddish Montreal - Traduire le Montreal yiddish
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New Readings of Yiddish Montreal - Traduire le Montreal yiddish (Paperback)

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The texts collected in this volume unveil the practice and the methods of the translators and scholars who contributed to the reemergence of Yiddish in contemporary Canada. Each of the personalities discussed enlarged the historical position and interpreted various aspects of the Yiddish language in Montreal that until recently remained obscure or inaccessible. Les textes rassembles dans ce volume tentent de lever le voile sur la demarche et les methodes des traducteurs et chercheurs qui ont contribue a la reemergence du yiddish dans le Canada contemporain. Ces traducteurs et chercheurs ont elargi l'assise historique et interprete de nombreux aspects de la langue yiddish a Montreal, aspects qui jusque-la demeuraient obscurs et inaccessibles.

EducationLanguages with Grant & CutlerLearning & Reference By SubjectLanguages with Grant & CutlerLinguisticsTranslation & interpretation Publisher: University of Ottawa Press Publication Date: 30/06/2007 ISBN-13: 9782760306318  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Ne a Quebec, Pierre Anctil a obtenu en 1980 un doctorat en anthropologie sociale du New School for Social Research, a New York. Apres huit ans passe a l'Institut quebecois de recherche sur la culture et apres avoir complete de 1988 a 1991 un post-doctorat en etudes juives a l'Universite McGill, il a occupe a partir de 1993 divers postes dans la fonction publique quebecois, dont au ministere des Relations avec les citoyens et de l'Immigration. Depuis de 2004 a 2008 il etait directeur de l'Institut d'etudes canadiennes a l'Universite d'Ottawa. Norman Ravvin is a fiction writer, critic and teacher. His published work includes the novel, Lola by Night, and the story collection, Sex, Skyscrapers and Standard Yiddish. His essays on Canadian and American literature are collected in A House of Words: Jewish Writing, Identity, and Memory. He is the editor of Not Quite Mainstream: Canadian Jewish Short Stories and co-editor of The Canadian Jewish Studies Reader. He is chair of the Concordia Institute for Canadian Jewish Studies at Concordia University. Sherry Simon is a Professor of French at Concordia University. She was co-editor of the Quebec cultural magazine Spirale for ten years and directed the interdisciplinary doctorate in Humanities program at Concordia University from 1995 to 2000.

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