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18:00 - 19:30 7 March 2013

Translation in History Lecture Series: John Dryden's Theory and Practice of Translation


Christopher Ingold XLG2 Auditorium | Christopher Ingold Building (link Map)
20 Gordon Street | London | WC1H 0AJ | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: Free of charge but registration required
Ticketing: Ticketed

Speaker information

Professor David Hopkins, Senior Research Fellow, Emeritus Professor of English Literature, University of Bristol

This lecture will consider the relationship between the accounts of translation offered by John Dryden in prefaces written during the last two decades of his career, and his practice as a verse translator, from Ovid's Epistles (1680) to Fables, Ancient and Modern (1700).


Felicity Stafford
+44 (0)207 679 1350 | f.stafford@ucl.ac.uk


Translation in History Lecture Series