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Dr David Elder

Adjunct Academic

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Staff Member Details


Professional memberships

  • International Forum of Modern Languages,
    Member of reading
  • Company Studies of Theories and Practices in Translation, Member of the Scientific Committee

Staff Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Western Australia, 1978 .
  • Bachelor of Arts Honours, The University of Western Australia, 1969 .

Recent Publications (within the last five years)

Book Chapters

  • Elder, D., (2011), Reflexions preliminaires sur l?evenement, le temoignage et la (fonction) politique chez Paul Valery. Paul Valery, la Grece, l'Europe. Paul Valery, la Grece, l'Europe. Etudes valeryennes. Critique litteraire , 211-255, Paris.

Journal Articles

  • Elder, D., (2013), Valery?s Graveyard : < Le Cimetiere matin >. La Tribune Internationale des Langues Vivantes, 56(200), 2, Perros-Guirec : TILV. pp. 60-61. FRANCE.
  • Elder, D., Lautel-Ribstein, F., (2013), L?amour qui n?est pas un mot. La Tribune internationale des langues vivantes, Mai 2013(55), 81-91 (art), Perros-Guirec : TILV. pp. 81-82. FRANCE.
  • Elder, D., (2011), The Mallarme case: Its offering to Debussy. The edge of translation in the wake of Valery [Le cas Mallarme: Son offrande a Debussy. Aux confins de la traduction dans le sillage de Valery]. Poetique, 167(1), 339-350, Paris, 75006 France.
  • Elder, D., (2011), The Opening and the Ending of Paul Valery?s ?Fragments of the `Narcissus??: A Case Study for Translators. AALITRA, May (3), 68-79, Monash University.
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