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Dr David Elder

Dr David Elder

Adjunct Senior Lecturer

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Professional memberships

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


  • 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., (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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