Dr. Barkuzar Dubbati, Assistant
Professor in English Literature at the Department of English Language and
Literature, and Dr. Haneen Abudayeh, Assistant Professor in Translatology at the Department of French
Language and Literature, co-published an article in The Translator, a
prestigious journal in the field of translation.
Dr. Dubbati and Dr. Abudayeh’s article, titled “The
translator as an activist: reframing conflict in the Arabic translation of
Sacco’s Footnotes in Gaza”, employs narrative theory and discourse
analysis to examine the translator’s paratextual influences in the Arabic
translation of Joe Sacco’s graphic novel Footnotes in Gaza.