The Resource The translator : a novel, Nina Schuyler, (electronic resource)

The translator : a novel, Nina Schuyler, (electronic resource)

Label
The translator : a novel
Title
The translator
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Nina Schuyler
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When renowned translator Hanne Schubert falls down a flight of stairs, she suffers from an unusual but real condition-the loss of her native language. Speaking only Japanese, a language learned later in life, she leaves for Japan. There, to Hanne's shock, the Japanese novelist whose work she recently translated confronts her publicly for sabotaging his work. Reeling, Hanne seeks out the inspiration for the author's novel-a tortured, chimerical actor, once a master in the art of Noh theater. Through their passionate, volatile relationship, Hanne is forced to reexamine how she has lived her life, including her estranged relationship with her daughter. In elegant and understated prose, Nina Schuyler offers a deeply moving and mesmerizing story about language, love, and the transcendence of family
Summary
When an accident leaves translator Hanne Schubert without the ability to speak her native language she heads to Japan to fight demons from her past and her present after a Japanese novelist accuses her of sabotaging his work
Theme
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10185455
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schuyler, Nina
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women translators
  • Novelists, Japanese
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Japan
Target audience
adult
Label
The translator : a novel, Nina Schuyler, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11550180
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781453298992
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11550180
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The translator : a novel, Nina Schuyler, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11550180
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781453298992
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11550180
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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