The Art of Accommodation: Literary Translation in Russian Culture / Burnett L., Lygo E. (eds.)
The article focuses on the translations of Georgian verse by Boris Pasternak, the publication of which became a very important milestone in the history of the Soviet literature of the 1930s. This research examines specifically the perception of these translations by various members of the contemporary literary establishment.
The experience of the „translation of the culture“ was based with Rilke on the one hand on western book springs, on the other hand, on his short-term travelling to Russia. The sharp Rilkes translations from Russian is "Das Igorlied" and the writer preserved the structural elements from his poetic language. Rilkes „translation of the culture“ has promoted not only the horizon enlargement of the German-speaking audience, but also has enriched his poetic creating and his cultural experience.
This bibliography is the first complete bibliography in Russian not only of the translations of works of José Martí, but also of critical articles and essays published in anthologies as well as in the press from 1953 till 2013. This material is necessary, first of all,for those who study Marti's art, as well as a wide range of researchers (philosophers, journalists, linguists, sociologists)
The article deals with the first English version of Derzhavin's ode «God», belonging to John Bowring. The comparative analysis of the original and translation using the close-reading technique helps to single out the transformations of Derzhavin's text. The author also makes an attempt to explain the character of each transformation and to show the mechanism of intercultural reception of works of art.
The book contains the contributions of the 17th annual conference Franz Werfel-StipendiatInnen.