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Publishing Christian Literature via various Media and in Translation

For PDF copies of some of the main Power Point slides that I used for this workshop in Hong Kong (2012), visit this site: https://www.academia.edu/5427002/Publishing_Christian_Literature_via_various_Media_and_in_Translation

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The Dynamic Equivalence Caper–A Response

“The Dynamic Equivalence Caper”—A Response This article overviews and responds to Roland Boer’s recent wide ranging critique of Eugene A Nida’s theory and practice of “dynamic equivalence” in Bible translating. Boer’s narrowly focused, rather insufficiently-researched evaluation of Nida’s work suffers … Continue reading

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THE SOCIAL SCIENCES AND “FOREIGNIZING” FUNCTIONAL EQUIVALENCE BIBLE TRANSLATION

Foreignizing Translation-JNSL.doc

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EXPLORING TRANSLATION THEORIES – A REVIEW FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF BIBLE TRANSLATION

WENDLAND JNSL 38 2 nr2

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Review Article: Jeremy Munday, Introducing Translation Studies: Theories and Applications

OTE 25 (2) – p 421-454 Wendland Review Article Introducing Translation Studies

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‘My tongue is the stylus of a skilled scribe’ (Ps 45:2c)

If so in the Scriptures, then why not also in translation? In this study, I survey seven characteristics of the poetic-rhetorical style of Psalm 45, with special reference to the ‘sound effects’ (phonological features) of the Hebrew text. This leads … Continue reading

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Contextual Frames of Reference in Translation

Communicative Bible translation is at the same time a science, a technology, and an art. Thus it is (or should be) based on generally accepted knowledge derived from interdisciplinary sources as well as extended observation, study, and experimentation; it operates … Continue reading

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