Areas of Interest/Research
Literature and Translation Studies, Media, Jewish Languages and Cultures
Dr. Dror Abend-David teaches at the department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures at the University of Florida. His first book was published in 2003 by Peter Lang under the title: ‘Scorned my Nation:’ A Comparison of Translations of The Merchant of Venice into German, Hebrew, and Yiddish. His second book, Media and Translation: An Interdisciplinary Approach, was published in 2014 (soft cover 2016) with Bloomsbury Academic Publishing. His third book, Representing Translation: Languages, Translation, and Translators in Contemporary Media is forthcoming with Bloomsbury Academic in spring 2019. Dror has published articles on Translation in relation to Media, Drama, Literature, and Jewish Culture.
See https://florida.academia.edu/DrorAbendDavid for further information.
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