The European Journal of Humour Research

Vol 11, No 2 (2023)

Book review: Dore, Margherita (2022). Humour in Self-Translation. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Loukia Kostopoulou


Book review


Eco, U. (2004). Mouse or rat? Translation as negotiation. Phoenix.

Noonan, W. (2013). Self-translation, self-reflection, self-derision: Samuel Beckett’s bilingual humour’. Self-Translation: Brokering originality in hybrid culture (pp. 159-176). Bloomsbury Academic.

Palmieri, G. (2017). Oral self-translation of stand-up comedy and its (mental) text: A theoretical model. Humour: International Journal of Humour Research, 30(2), 193-210.

Palmieri, G. (2018). Self-translation and orality: The case of bilingual stand-up comedy. Perspectives, 26(3), 422-434.

Toury, G. (1995). Descriptive translation studies – and beyond. John Benjamins.