Paschalis Nikolaou

Nikolaou Paschalis


PASCHALIS NIKOLAOU completed his Ph.D. at the University of East Anglia under an Onassis Foundation scholarship. His articles on aspects of translation studies and especially on the relationship between translation and creative writing have appeared in journals and edited volumes, as well as reviews, translations and poems in The London Magazine, MPT, Notre Dame Review, Parnassus, and The Wolf, among others. He is reviews editor of the translation journal mTm. With Maria-Venetia Kyritsi he co-edited Translating Selves: Experience and Identity between Languages and Literatures (Continuum, 2008) and, with Richard Berengarten, the selected poems of Nasos Vayenas [http://www.anvilpresspoetry.com/pages/store/products/ec_view.asp?PID=277] (Anvil, 2010) – a volume shortlisted for the Criticos Prize. He currently lives in Corfu, where he teaches literary translation at the Ionian University.

Articles


Articles
The Invisibility of the African Interpreter
Jeanne Garane

"Les interprètes le font tourner dans un petit cercle d'intrigues.” (The interpreters keep him turning in a narrow circle of intrigues.) Robert Delavignette, Service africain

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Interviews
Interview with Robert J.C. Young

translation editor Siri Nergaard met with Robert J. C. Young in New Your City on September14th 2012 at the Nida Research Symposium.

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Reviews
Reflections on Translation
Paschalis Nikolaou

How does one reflect on translation? For Susan Bassnett, one of the world’s foremost thinkers in translation studies – it is a field she helped into being, no less – this is a question answered incrementally, and over time. Her Reflections on Translation collects critical pieces that appeared, for the most part, in the ITI Bulletin; their significance immediately connects to the author’s name, but the usefulness of – and often, sheer enjoyment in – reading them owes also to an adopted style and approach to communicating what’s really important. 

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