Siting Translation (Paperback)
History, Post-Structuralism, and the Colonial Context
University of California Press, 9780520074514, 216pp.
Publication Date: January 8, 1992
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Scholars, administrators, and missionaries in colonial India translated the colonized people's literature in order to extend the bounds of empire. Examining translations of Indian texts from the eighteenth century to the present, Niranjana urges post-colonial peoples to reconceive translation as a site for resistance and transformation.