Untitled: On the Cultural Translatability of Li Shangyin? Poetry


Grant Data
Project Title
Untitled: On the Cultural Translatability of Li Shangyin? Poetry
Principal Investigator
Dr Klein, Lucas Robert   (Principal investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
2015-07-05
Completion Date
2018-07-04
Amount
396912
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Translation, Poetry, Tang Dynasty, Cultural Commensurability, Ambiguity
Discipline
Literature,Translation Studies
Panel
Humanities & Social Sciences (H)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
17609915
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2015/2016
Status
On-going
Objectives
2) To provide the philological background for English translation of Li Shangyin 3) To locate the role of cultural translatability in poetic difficulty 4) To reach greater understanding about commensurability between cultures and across times 5) To provide broader understanding of pertinent questions in literary studies such as modernity