Volume 17, Issue 2
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The blended concept of translaboration has received considerable attention since 2015 when it was introduced by Alexa Alfer and colleagues. [An English Poet Reciting from Afar], Lin Shu and Wei Yi’s collaborative translation of Charles and Mary Lamb’s , is a typical product of translaboration in twentieth-century China. Following a social historiographical path, this article seeks to identify contributions of the various stakeholders who participated in the production of as well as its reception. By exploring what role translaboration played in the success of this translation, this article aims to present a more comprehensive view of translaboration as a concept and its applicability as an interdisciplinary tool.


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Keyword(s): stakeholders; translaboration; twentieth-century China; Yinbian yanyu
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