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This chapter goes into different aspects of the translation of literature for children. It discusses the status of children’s literature; didacticism and censorship; mediation and contextual adaptation; narrative communication; stylistics; and translating the visual. To conclude, the chapter pays attention to the translator’s view: the contributions of translators to general discussions of translating for children; and to research in the translation of children’s literature.
Source : W. Tesseur