DOI: 10.1515/les.2011.021
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Hossein Vahid Dastjerdi, Yasamin Khosravani, Masoud Shokrollahi, Nasim Mohiman

Abstract: Today the focus of translation scholars has shifted from stable aspects of texts to dynamic aspects. Such a focus requires close attention to the semiotic level of the text in translation which in turn leads to considering semiotic as well as textual aspects of a text in translation quality assessment (TQA). The present study was an attempt to apply semiotics to a model of translation assessment proposed by Vahid et al. (2008), which is a holistic model for the evaluation of poetry translation. Although such …

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