Join us on a literary world trip!
Add this book to bookshelf
Grey
Write a new comment Default profile 50px
Grey
Subscribe to read the full book or read the first pages for free!
All characters reduced
Language Variation and Multimodality in Audiovisual Translation - A New Framework of Analysis - cover

Language Variation and Multimodality in Audiovisual Translation - A New Framework of Analysis

Dora Renna

Publisher: ibidem

  • 0
  • 0
  • 0

Summary

Society is characterized by a constant flow of multimodal products, which increasingly blur the lines between screen and reality, and audiovisual translation allows overcoming geographical and linguistic frontiers between small realities across the planet. However, research has long struggled to adapt its methodologies to effectively analyze such phenomena, and even more to scale its results through larger corpus analyses. 

Dora Renna proposes a pioneering framework, informed by the latest trends in audiovisual translation and multimodality and fit to achieve the complex task of operatively including multimodality in a rigorous corpus analysis of source and target versions of films characterized by language variation as a key element of character design.

While language is at the core of her analysis, its role in the broader audiovisual context is explored thanks to a solid network of relations that shed light on linguistic and translational choices as well as on their implications. Framework and methodology are explained in detail and thoroughly applied to the case study to show how this perspective contributes to move a step forward in corpus-based audiovisual translation studies. The results obtained are unexpected and urge readers to overcome old attitudes towards audiovisual translation and multimodal corpora.

Other books that might interest you

  • Your Academic IELTS™ Study Collection - cover

    Your Academic IELTS™ Study...

    Winn Trivette II

    • 0
    • 1
    • 0
    Your Academic IELTS™ Study Collection is a bundle of 4 books to help improve your skills for a higher score on exam day.
     
    The 4 books are:
     
    Book 1: 15 Habits of Highly Successful IELTS Candidates
     
    Book 2: 23 Keys for Academic IELTS Success
     
    Book 3: 27 Keys to Better English Grammar
     
    Book 4: 303 Vocabulary Words You Need
     
    Get Your Academic IELTS™ Study Collection written by a certified veteran IELTS teacher who has helped candidates just like you to achieve their optimal score.
     
    Confidently prepare to maximize your IELTS score on exam day!
     
    Learn the same practical advice the author offers his own students.
     
    Start your IELTS preparation with this complete 4-book collection full of resources.
     
    Take advantage of the author’s more than 10 years of experience and knowledge of the Academic IELTS exam.
     
    Study these English grammar and vocabulary lessons so you are better prepared on exam day.
     
    Get your copy of Your Academic IELTS™ Study Collection and increase both your IELTS and English skills for an optimal exam score.
    Show book
  • 23 Keys for Academic IELTS™ Success - cover

    23 Keys for Academic IELTS™ Success

    Winn Trivette II

    • 0
    • 1
    • 0
    Use 23 Keys for Academic IELTS™ Success as part of your disciplined study plan to maximize your score on the exam!
     
    Trust the experience and expertise of an IELTS teacher with the same advice for his own students.
     
    Learn essential information drawn from practical experience to defeat the Academic IELTS exam.
     
    Key features
     
    **8 chapters cover the four major language and "hidden" skills you need for IELTS excellence while giving you a sense of meaningful progress.
     
    **Confidence-building advice to either supplement self-study or use as a textbook in courses.
     
    **23 keys most relevant to IELTS candidates, drawn from the experience of a veteran English teacher.
     
    **Extra Resource File full of extra materials to compliment student preparation.
     
    **Immediate help for students who seek a high band score by preparing early.
     
    **Trust the experience and expertise of an IELTS teacher to help you prepare for IELTS excellence on exam day.
     
    When you complete this book, you will have a solid foundation for maximizing your Academic IELTS Band score.
     
    Get your copy of 23 Keys for Academic IELTS™ Success today.
    Show book