Beowulf in Pakistan

TitleBeowulf in Pakistan
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsHashmi, Alamgir
Refereed DesignationRefereed
JournalNorthwest Review
Volume48
Start Page133
Issue2
Pagination133-138
Date Published12/2010
KeywordsBeowulf, bunraku, comparative literary studies, film and literature, genre adaptation, globalization, interculture, language identity, language recovery, literary and personal memoir, literature and science, Old English, Pakistan, poetics, relocation and invention, theory of literary writing and comparative reading, transference, translation, transnational epic
Abstract

The discussion concerns the comparative theory of text creation and reception. It focuses on (con)textualised and comparative readings of literature mainly through the medium of translation, as well as the contribution of literary texts to intercultural dialogue.

Short TitleBeowulf in Pakistan