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dc.contributor.authorEdfeldt, Chatarina
dc.contributor.authorFalk, Erik
dc.contributor.authorHedberg, Andreas
dc.contributor.authorLindqvist, Yvonne
dc.contributor.authorSchwartz, Cecilia
dc.contributor.authorTenngart, Paul
dc.date.accessioned2022-01-19T04:07:27Z
dc.date.available2022-01-19T04:07:27Z
dc.date.issued2022
dc.date.submitted2022-01-18T13:08:07Z
dc.identifierONIX_20220118_9781501374265_20
dc.identifierhttps://library.oapen.org/handle/20.500.12657/52488
dc.identifier.urihttps://directory.doabooks.org/handle/20.500.12854/77400
dc.description.abstractThis open access book uses Swedish literature and the Swedish publishing field as recurring examples todescribe and analyse the role of the literary semi-peripheral position in world literature from various perspectives and on meso, micro and macro levels, using both quantitative and qualitative methods. This includes the role of translation in the semi-periphery and the conditions under which literature travels to and from that position. The focus is not on Sweden, as such, but rather on the semi-peripheral transitional space as exemplified by the Swedish case. Consisting of three co-written chapters, this study sheds light on what might be called the semi-peripheral condition or the semi-periphery as an area of transition. As part of the Cosmopolitan and Vernacular Dynamics in World Literatures series, it makes continuous use of the concepts of 'cosmopolitan' and 'vernacular' – or rather, the processual terms, cosmopolitanization and vernacularization – which provide an overall structure to the analysis of literature and literary phenomena. In this way, the authors show that the semi-periphery is an ideal point of departure to further the understanding of world literature, because it is a place where the cosmopolitan (the literary universal) and the vernacular (the rootedness in a particular culture or place) interact in ways that have not yet been thoroughly explored. The open access edition of this book is available under a CC BY-NC-ND 3.0 licence on www.bloomsburycollections.com. Open access was funded by Riksbankens Jubileumsfond.
dc.languageEnglish
dc.relation.ispartofseriesCosmopolitan-Vernacular Dynamics in World Literatures
dc.rightsopen access
dc.subject.classificationbic Book Industry Communication::D Literature & literary studies::DS Literature: history & criticism::DSA Literary theory
dc.subject.classificationbic Book Industry Communication::C Language::CF linguistics::CFP Translation & interpretation
dc.subject.otherLiterary Studies
dc.subject.otherComparative Literature (Lit Studies)
dc.subject.otherEuropean Literature (Lit Studies)
dc.subject.otherTranslation and Interpretation in Literary Studies (Lit Studies)
dc.subject.otherCultural Anthropology (Anth)
dc.titleNorthern Crossings
dc.title.alternativeTranslation, Circulation and the Literary Semi-periphery
dc.typebook
oapen.identifier.doi10.5040/9781501374272
oapen.relation.isPublishedByf75587da-2374-4722-9d42-9fffa7fa3f92
oapen.relation.isbn9781501374265
oapen.relation.isbn9781501374241
oapen.imprintBloomsbury Academic
oapen.pages304
oapen.place.publicationNew York


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