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Transcreation and Cultural Adaptation Getting Started

Laura Maria Nicosia  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 08:22
English to Italian
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Apr 7, 2012

Hello There,


After a few years getting to know the translation business I have come to realize that what I am really interested in is Transcreation and Cultural Adaptation. But I have no idea how can I get started in the UK.
Any suggestions?

Thanks in advance!


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dropinka  Identity Verified
Italy
Local time: 09:22
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A couple of good reads May 1, 2012

Hi Laura,

A couple of titles you may find interesting:

I. Torresi, Translating Promotional and Advertising Texts, St. Jerome, 2010 (Translation Practices Explained)
L. Humphrey, A. Somers, J. Bradley and G. Gilpin, The Little Book of Transcreation, Mother Tongue Writers, 2011

In bocca al lupo!

Claudia


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