Dr Ilya Yablokov
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue
Recommended reading: Translation
Bellos, David. 2011. Is that a fish in your ear? : translation and the meaning of everything (London: Particular)
Baker, Mona. 1992. In Other Words: A Coursebook on Translation (London and New York: Routledge)
Theoretical guides to translation
Andrews, E. and E. Maksimova. 2009. Russian translation : theory and practice (London and New York: Routledge)
Fawcett, Peter. 1997. Translation and language : linguistic theories explained. (Manchester: St. Jerome).
Hervey, S. and I. Higgins. 2002. Thinking French translation : a course in translation method : French to English (New York: Routledge)
Munday, Jeremy. 2012. Introducing Translation Studies: Theories and Applications. 3rd ed. (London: Routledge).
Pym, Anthony. 2014 Exploring Translation Theories. 2nd ed. (London: Routledge). This book has Free YouTube lectures to go with it!
Style and rhetoric
Forsyth, Mark. 2013. The Elements of Eloquence : How to Turn the Perfect English Phrase. (London: Icon Books Ltd).
Leith, Sam. 2011. You Talkin’ to Me? : Rhetoric from Aristotle to Obama. (London: Profile Books.)
Pinker, Steven. 2014. The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person’s Guide to Writing in the 21st Century. (New York: Penguin).
General style guides
Trask, R. L. 2001. Mind the gaffe : the Penguin guide to common errors in English (London: Penguin Books)
Birchfield, R. W. (ed). 2004. Fowler’s Modern English Usage (Oxford: Oxford University Press)
Ritter, R. M. 2000. New Oxford dictionary for writers and editors. (Oxford: Oxford University Press)
MHRA style guide: a handbook for authors, editors, and writers of theses., 3rd edn, 2013 (London: Modern Humanities Research Association)
Trask, R. L. 1997. The Penguin guide to punctuation (London: Penguin Books)
This list was last updated on 27/09/2019