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Title Portable Bunyan [electronic resource] : a transnational history of The pilgrim's progess / Isabel Hofmeyr.



Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource.
Series Translation/transnation
Books at JSTOR Evidence Based Acquisitions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents I: Bunyan in the Protestant Atlantic -- 1. The Congo on Camden Road -- 2. Making Bunyan familiar in the mission domain -- 3. Translating Bunyan -- 4. Mata's hermeneutic: internationally made ways of reading Bunyan -- II: Bunyan, the public sphere, and Africa -- 5. John Bunyan Luthuli: African mission elites and the pilgrim's progress -- 6. Dreams, documents, and passports to heaven: African Christian interpretations of the pilgrim's progress -- 7. African Protestant masculinities in the empire: Ethel M. Dell, Thomas Mofolo, and Mr. Great-heart -- 8. Illustrating Bunyan -- 9. Bunyan in the African novel -- III: Post-Bunyan -- 10. How Bunyan became English -- Lifting the tollgates -- Bunyan translations by language -- A social profile of Bunyan translators.
Other author JSTOR issuing body.
Subject Bunyan, John, 1628-1688. Pilgrim's progress.
Bunyan, John, 1628-1688 -- Translations into African languages -- History and criticism.
Bunyan, John, 1628-1688 -- Appreciation -- Africa.
Bunyan, John, 1628-1688 -- Influence.
English language -- Translating into African languages.
Christian fiction, English -- History and criticism.
Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages in literature.
African literature -- English influences.
Translating and interpreting -- Africa.
Christianity and literature -- Africa.
Books and reading -- Africa.
Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
ISBN 0691188440 (electronic bk.)
9780691188447 (electronic bk.)
0691116555 (acid-free paper)
9780691116556 (acid-free paper)
0691116563 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
9780691116563 (pbk. : acid-free paper)