publication . Article . 2021

Conhecimento histórico e tradução: notas para um estudo do De Contagione (1546), de Girolamo Fracastoro

Simoni, Karine;
Open Access Portuguese
  • Published: 01 Jul 2021 Journal: Belas Infiéis (issn: 2316-6614, eissn: 2316-6614, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Programa de Pós-Graduação em Estudos da Tradução (POSTRAD) do Departamento de Línguas Estrangeiras e Tradução (LET) do Instituto de Letras (IL) da Universidade de Brasília
The fight against diseases and other forms of physical illnesses, often incomprehensible and inevitable, is intertwined with the history of humanity itself. Since the first civilizations, all the knowledge acquired was also transmitted through translation. This study focuses on the intersection between translation, historical knowledge, pandemic and “normal”, aims to bring the experience of the doctor, poet, astronomer and philosopher Girolamo Fracastoro (Verona, 1476/1478 – Incaffi, 1553), with the purpose of discussing some notes on his worldview regarding specifically the contagion of diseases, present in book I of his treatise De contagione et contagiosis mo...
free text keywords: De Contagione. Girolamo Fracastoro. Conhecimento histórico. Tradução. Contágio., De Contagione. Girolamo Fracastoro. Historical knowledge. Translation. Contagion
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