Translation and Creativity

6 ECTs / Semester / Portuguese

The theme of creativity is one of the great challenges of the twenty-first century. Far from being a category just for the areas of arts and artistic geniality, the phenomenon of creativity is now recognized as a key factor in the development of society and cultures, as a professional skill from Management performance to the Creative Industries.

In the field of Translation Studies creativity is a relatively new concept since translation was regarded not as a "creative" but a "re-creative" activity. The seminar will evidence in which sense the concept of creativity is central and useful for Translation Studies.


Associate Professor
Peter Hanenberg studied at the Universities of Tübingen and Bamberg, Germany, where he obtained his Doctoral Degree in German Literature. He was assistant at…