Leonora Min Zhou
List of John Benjamins publications for which Leonora Min Zhou plays a role.
2021. The translator as cartographer: Cognitive maps and world-making in translation. Target 33:1, pp. 1–25
The concept of a cognitive map has been borrowed from psychology by literary scholars to denote the mental representation of the spatial layout of (a) storyworld(s). The classic Chinese novel 紅樓夢 Hongloumeng ‘The Story of the Stone’ (also known as The Dream of the Red Chamber) is… read more | Article
Towards a poetics of immersion in lyric translation: Aesthetic illusion and the translator as immersive reader in English translations of classical Chinese ci poetry. Target 30:3, pp. 388–4142018.
This study, with reference to a variety of English translations of Chinese ci poetry (詞), sets out to demonstrate a mental state of ‘aesthetic illusion’, in which the translator-as-reader gets immersed into (an) imaginary world(s) triggered by the original poems and imaginatively experiences the… read more | Article