Recreating the Images of Chan Master Huineng - A Systemic Functional Approach to Translations of the Platform Sutra - Hailing Yu
Hailing Yu [+]
Department of Foreign Languages and International Studies, Hunan University
Hailing Yu got her PhD from the Department of Linguistics, Macquarie University, Australia in 2017. Since then, she has been working as assistant professor in the School of Foreign Languages and International Studies, Hunan University, China. Her research interests cover translation studies, systemic functional linguistics, discourse analysis and the spread of Chan Buddhism across languages and cultures. She has been working on different translations of the Platform Sutra since 2009, and her publications appear in journals such as Target, Social Semiotics, Functional Linguistics and New Voices in Translation Studies.
1.1 Chinese Buddhist texts in the West 1.2 The Chan master Huineng 1.3 The Platform Sutra 1.4 Huineng and the Platform Sutra in the English world 1.5 The focus and theoretical framework of the book 1.5.1 The focus: images of Huineng 1.5.2 The theoretical framework: DTS and SFL