Translation History and Theories

5 ECTs / Semester / English

The seminar wishes to provide an overall perspective of the development of Western translation theory throughout the centuries. Through the situated reading and discussion of fundamental texts, the seminar seeks to foster critical reflection on the functions, difficulties and challenges in the act of translating.


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…