The Word and the World(Part One)

By Gareth Richards, Mohd Izzuddin Ramli

November 2016 FEATURE
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The emergence of a flourishing independent publishing industry in the last few years has gone hand in hand with a renewed interest in the art and craft of translation. Penang has an important place in the history of translation in South-East Asia and is well positioned at the forefront of a new wave of literary creativity.Transmitting Culture through TranslationTranslators are the unsung heroes of the literary world. Their products are widely enjoyed and consumed but their names are, perhaps for...

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Gareth Richards

is a writer, editor and bookseller.

Mohd Izzuddin Ramli