Translator, Commentator, Writer

By Michael Carasik

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), December 2008

Carasik shares with the readers his thoughts on the role of translators and his own experience as editor of the English translation of the Commentatorsâ?? Bible Series. As the translator stands between the original text and the reader, the degree of the translatorâ??s transparency varies. Carasik shares his own technique creating a reading experience where the translation vanishes, bringing the reader closer to the original text.

Topic: Literature, Jewish Text

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: 39/655

Page Number(s): 4-5

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Carasik, Michael. Translator, Commentator, Writer. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). December 2008: 4-5. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=6208


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