Reading Antigone in Translation: Text, Paratext, Intertext
Interrogating Antigone: From Philosophy to Performance
Oxford University Press
This essay is a discussion of the ways in which translations of Sophocles' Antigone become the normative Antigone for readers without Greek, and the roles played not only by text but by paratext and intertext in this process. --author-supplied description
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Roberts, Deborah. “Reading Antigone in Translation: Text, Paratext, Intertext,” in S.E. Wilmer and A. Zukauskaite, eds., Interrogating Antigone: From Philosophy to Performance (Oxford: Oxford U. Press 2010).