Jean Delisle

List of John Benjamins publications for which Jean Delisle plays a role.

Titles

Translators through History: Revised edition

Edited and directed by Jean Delisle and Judith Woodsworth

[Benjamins Translation Library, 101] 2012. xxv, 337 pp.
Subjects History of linguistics | Translation Studies
Subjects Dictionaries | Translation Studies

Translators through History

Edited and directed by Jean Delisle and Judith Woodsworth

[Benjamins Translation Library, 13] 1995. xvi, 345 pp.
Subjects History of linguistics | Translation Studies

Articles

Literary translation is essentially a creative process of rewriting. The translator is the author of the translation text, even if he is not the author of the original text. A translation is never a clone of the original. In translating, we do not say the same thing differently, we say something… read more
Delisle, Jean 2009 Cinquante ans d’interprétation parlementaireFORUM 7:2, pp. 107–124 | Article
Parliamentary interpretation was introduced in the House of Commons of the Parliament of Canada on January 15, 1959, fifty years ago this year. The author describes the stages of establishing this new service and gives the names and background of the first seven interpreters. He also shows that, at… read more
This paper illustrates why the study of the history of translation is essential in a translation program. Many historical functions of translation are presented as well as several sub-fields of research. The main objectives of a course on history of translation are listed. Finally, an innovative… read more
Brisset, Annie, Jean Delisle and Clara Foz 1999 Partie I: Terminologie FrançaiseTerminologie de la Traduction: Translation Terminology. Terminología de la Traducción. Terminologie der Übersetzung, Delisle, Jean, Hannelore Lee-Jahnke and Monique C. Cormier (eds.), pp. 1 ff. | Chapter
Delisle, Jean 1995 1. Translators and the invention of alphabetsTranslators through History, Delisle, Jean and Judith Woodsworth, pp. 7 ff. | Chapter
Delisle, Jean and Judith Woodsworth 1995 IntroductionTranslators through History, Delisle, Jean and Judith Woodsworth, pp. 1 ff. | Miscellaneous
Salama-Carr, Myriam 1995 4. Translators and the dissemination of knowledgeTranslators through History, Delisle, Jean and Judith Woodsworth, pp. 101 ff. | Chapter