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Tetz Rooke

Professor

Tetz Rooke
Professor
Arabic
tetz.rooke@sprak.gu.se
+46 31 786 4067

Room number: D412
Postal Address: Box 200, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Lundgrensgatan 1B , Göteborg


Department of Languages & Literatures (More Information)
Box 200
405 30 Göteborg
www.sprak.gu.se
spl@sprak.gu.se
Visiting Address: Lundgrensgatan 1B , 412 56 Göteborg

About Tetz Rooke

Teacher, researcher

  • Visits, phone hour: by agreement

 


 


In my research I study different aspects of modern Arabic literature.
Apart from traditional literary history I take special interest in generic issues and translation studies. A current project is a study of the Swedish reception of Arabic literature in translation. Here, I try to analyse and describe the different translation trends, translation strategies and translation policies that have marked the translation of Arabic literature into Swedish during the last century. Other research interests are Arabic autobiography, recent trends in the Arabic novel and the role of literature during the “Arab spring”.

 

 

Latest publications

The Planet of Stupidity. Environmental Themes in Arabic Speculative Fiction
Tetz Rooke
New Geographies : Texts and Contexts in Modern Arabic Literature, (eds.) Roger Allen, Gonzalo Fernández Parrilla, Francisco M. Rodríguez Sierra, Tetz Rooke, Madrid, UA Ediciones, Chapter in book 2018
Chapter in book

Guldsand: roman översatt från arabiska
Tetz Rooke, Ibrahim al-Koni
Stockholm, Tranan, Other 2017
Other

On the Threshold of the Cold Season - Liminality in a Novel by Miral Al-Tahawy
Tetz Rooke
Philologists in the World. A Festschrift in Honour of Gunvor Mejdell / edited by Nora S. Eggen and Rana Issa, Oslo, Novus Forlag, Chapter in book 2017
Chapter in book

Förtrollningen i "Tusen och en natt"
Tetz Rooke
Språkens magi. Festskrift till professor Ingmar Söhrman, Göteborg, Göteborgs universitet, Chapter in book 2017
Chapter in book

Från Hammarkullen till Manhattan: en ballad om öst och väst i arabisk litteratur
Tetz Rooke
Öst är väst och väst är öst - en vänbok till Henry Diab / Kerstin Eksell (red.), Lund, Portlak, Chapter in book 2017
Chapter in book

Travel and translation: The Case of Karin Johnsson
Tetz Rooke
Borders and the Changing Boundaries of Knowledge. Transactions vol. 22. Eds. Inga Brandell, Marie Carlson and Önver A. Çetrez, , Istanbul, Swedish Research Institute in Istanbul, Chapter in book 2015
Chapter in book

Mahattat: "Stations" on the Road to the Libyan Nation
Tetz Rooke
Novel and Nation in the Muslim World. Literary Contributions and National Identities. Edited by Elisabeth Özdalga and Daniella Kuzmanovic, New York, Palgrave Macmillan, Chapter in book 2015
Chapter in book

Searching for the Navel: Love Voices in the Poetry of Adonis
Tetz Rooke
Desire, Pleasure and the Taboo: New Voices and Freedom of Expression in Contemporary Arabic Literature / edited by Sobhi Boustani [and others]., Pisa, Fabrizio Serra Editore, Chapter in book 2014
Chapter in book

Centrala universitetsvärden hotas av bolagiseringsidén
Roland Arnrup, Victoria Fareld, Johan Fornäs, Sylva Frisk, Gunlög Fur et al.
Dagens Nyheter, Newspaper article 2013
Newspaper article

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2006

Mural
Tetz Rooke
Stockholm, Tranan, Other 2006
Other

Tracing the Boundaries. From Colonial Dream to National Propaganda
Tetz Rooke
State Frontiers. Borders and Boundaries in the Middle East, Edited by Inga Brandell, London/New York, I.B. Tauris, Chapter in book 2006
Chapter in book

Translation of Arabic Literature: A Mission Impossible?
Tetz Rooke
Current Issues in the Analysis of Semitic Grammar and Lexicon II, Oslo-Göteborg Cooperation 4th-5th November 2005, Edited by Lutz Edzard and Jan Retsö. , Magazine article 2006
Magazine article

2005

Ibn Arabi revisited
Tetz Rooke
Översätt inte ett levande språk till ett dött: Gunnar Ekelöf på sju språk. Redaktör: Klaus-Jürgen Liedtke, Alexandria, Egypten, Svenska Institutet i Alexandria, Chapter in book 2005
Chapter in book

Efterord till "Enkelt förflutet" av Driss Chraibi
Tetz Rooke
Enkelt förflutet (roman), Magazine article 2005
Magazine article

Rov
Tetz Rooke
Stockholm, Bokförlaget Tranan, Other 2005
Other

2004

Autobiography, Modernity and Translation
Tetz Rooke
Cultural Encounters in Translation from Arabic, Topics in Translation 26, Edited by Said Faiq, Clevedon, England, Multilingual Matters, Chapter in book 2004
Chapter in book

Det oemotståndliga Kairo - ung litteratur i en historisk stad
Tetz Rooke
Karavan, Magazine article 2004
Magazine article

2002

Understanding the Landscape
Tetz Rooke
Banipal. Magazine of Modern Arab Literature, Magazine article 2002
Magazine article

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