Paul Bandia

List of John Benjamins publications for which Paul Bandia plays a role.


ISSN 0924-1884 | E-ISSN 1569-9986


Agents of Translation

Edited by John Milton and Paul Bandia

[Benjamins Translation Library, 81] 2009. vi, 337 pp.
Subjects Communication Studies | Translation Studies


Bandia, Paul 2021 Chapter 11. Translation, multilingualism and power differential in contemporary African literatureTranslating Asymmetry – Rewriting Power, Carbonell i Cortés, Ovidi and Esther Monzó-Nebot (eds.), pp. 255–268
Contemporary African literature is, by its very nature, a fertile ground for elucidating the rather symbiotic relation between translation and power differential, given the inherent multilingualism and the implied language hierarchy characteristic of the African postcolonial context. Asymmetry here… read more | Chapter
Bandia, Paul 2011 Orality and translationHandbook of Translation Studies: Volume 2, Gambier, Yves and Luc van Doorslaer (eds.), pp. 108–112
Bandia, Paul 2010 Post-colonial literatures and translationHandbook of Translation Studies: Volume 1, Gambier, Yves and Luc van Doorslaer (eds.), pp. 264–269
Bandia, Paul 2009 Cheikh Anta Diop: Translation at the service of historyAgents of Translation, Milton, John and Paul Bandia (eds.), pp. 209–227
This is a case study of how the knowledge and practice of translation can be put to the service of history. The study addresses in particular the efforts of a renowned African scholar, Cheikh Anta Diop, in tracing the African antecedents of the Ancient Egyptian civilization. The focus is on Cheikh… read more | Article
Milton, John and Paul Bandia 2009 Introduction: Agents of translation and Translation StudiesAgents of Translation, Milton, John and Paul Bandia (eds.), pp. 1–18
Bandia, Paul 2000 Towards a history of translation in a (post)-colonial context: an African perspectiveTranslation in Context: Selected papers from the EST Congress, Granada 1998, Chesterman, Andrew, Natividad Gallardo San Salvador and Yves Gambier (eds.), pp. 353 ff.