Translation in History Lecture Series – Professor David Hopkins (University of Bristol)

Publication date: Jan 07, 2013 11:55 AM

Start: Mar 07, 2013 06:00 PM
End: Mar 07, 2013 07:30 PM

Location: UCL Christopher Ingold XLG2 Auditorium

Professor David Hopkins (University of Bristol)

Title: John Dryden's Theory and Practice of Translation

This lecture will consider the relationship between the accounts of translation offered by John Dryden in prefaces written during the last two decades of his career, and his practice as a verse translator, from Ovid's Epistles (1680) to Fables, Ancient and Modern (1700).


Lectures are free to attend but booking is recommended.

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