Essays in French Literature and Culture

A peer-reviewed scholarly journal published by the French Programme at the University of Western Australia ISSN No. 1835-7040

Frances Egan, “Translating the Eternal Feminine: Portraits of the Artist in Alexandre Vialatte’s Battling le ténébreux”, Essays in French Literature and Culture 56, 2019

About the Author: Frances Clare Egan

Frances Clare Egan is a final year PhD candidate in a cotutelle agreement between The University of Melbourne and the Université Sorbonne Nouvelle-Paris 3. Her research focuses on the link between literary translation and comparative literature. She is currently translating Alexandre Vialatte’s French novel Battling le ténébreux ou La mue périlleuse (1928) into English as a practice-based case study for her thesis.

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