M2: Unit 3: Chapter 2 – Questions

« back to chapter 2                                                                                                                                                                              » proceed to chapter 3

Q2.1

According to Somers and Gibson’s concept of narrative theory, people’s identities are made up of many criss-crossing narratives which change over time. What do you think could be the theoretical advantages of thinking of identity in these terms, rather than as something fixed and unchanging?

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Q2.2

How do you think that the concepts of narrative and narrative location could be applied to translation and interpreting studies?

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