Annjo Klungervik Greenall

Professor Department of Language and Literature

+47 73596790 +47 45484607 Dragvoll, Edvard Bulls veg 1, Bygg 5*5534

Background and activities

Research interests:

  • Translation Studies (translation of pragmatic phenomena (e.g. swearing); audiovisual translation, translation of/and humour, song translation, translation and society)
  • Sociolinguistics (English as a global language, the spread of English via popular cultrue, language choice in Norwegian/Scandinavian popular music, Norwegian/English code-switching)
  • Pragmatics (flouting, implicature, intercultural communication)

Project participation:

Voices of Translation: Rewriting Literary Texts in a Scandinavian Context (UiO)

Translation projects:

In 2012 I released a CD with my own translations into Norwegian of a selection of songs from Billie Holiday's reportoire. The CD can be bought on iTunes, or you can send me an email to request a physical copy.

Popular dissemination:

In addition to publishing articles for a broader audience in the daily press, appearing on radio and giving talks at various kinds of event (see CRIStin), I sometimes publish short articles on my blog, on the topic of 'English in Norway' (in Norwegian).

Teaching:

  • ENG3123 Translation
  • ENG1001 Global English
  • ENG2501 Global English and Popular Culture

Supervision:

I supervise MA theses and PhD dissertations within all three areas outlined above. This is a list of MA theses I have supervised within the field of Translation Studies: https://innsidawls.itea.ntnu.no/syndicator-web/public/files/992d8c5d-0944-36d9-b535-0b024fe2aa31. If you have an idea for a project, please don't hesitate to contact me.

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Artistic productions

  • Greenall, Annjo Klungervik. (2013) Billie Holiday på nynorsk: Minikonsert. Billie Holiday på nynorsk
  • Greenall, Annjo Klungervik; Storaas, Vigleik. (2013) Inderleg og blått: Konsert. null
  • Greenall, Annjo Klungervik. (2012) Eg vandrar langs kaiane - releasekonsert. null
  • Greenall, Annjo Klungervik. (2012) Konsert med sanger fra Billie Holidays repertoir oversatt til nynorsk. Sanger fra Billie Holidays repertoir
  • Greenall, Annjo Klungervik. (2012) Konsert med sanger fra Billie Holidays reportoir på norsk, på Familien. Ulike verker med ulike opphavsmenn/kvinner
  • Greenall, Annjo Klungervik. (2011) Konsert med sanger fra Billie Holidays repertoir på norsk v/åpningen av Olav H. Hauge-senteret i Ulvik, Hardanger. null
  • Greenall, Annjo Klungervik. (2011) Konsert med sanger fra Billie Holidays repertoir på norsk, under Dei Nynorske Festspela i Volda. Ulike verker med ulike opphavsmenn/kvinner
  • Greenall, Annjo Klungervik. (2011) Sanger fra Billie Holidays repertoir på norsk. Konsert på Teatercaféen, Trøndelag Teater. Ulike verker med ulike opphavsmenn/kvinner
  • Greenall, Annjo Klungervik; Sandbakk, Ernst-Wiggo; Alterhaug, Bjørn. (2010) Billie Holiday på norsk. null

Part of book/report

  • Greenall, Annjo Klungervik. (2014) Billie Holiday, authenticity and translation. Jazz, Gender, Authenticity: Proceedings of the 10th Nordic Jazz Research Conference.
  • Greenall, Annjo Klungervik. (2014) Scandinavian Popular Song Translations in the Late Twentieth and Early Twenty-First Centuries and Their Skopoi. True North: Literary Translation in the Nordic Countries.
  • Greenall, Annjo Klungervik. (2013) The knowledgeable audience as critic: An empirical study of folk perceptions of good and bad translations in subtitles. Translation Right or Wrong.
  • Greenall, Annjo Klungervik. (2011) The non-translation of swearing in subtitling: Loss of social implicature?. Audiovisual Translation in Close-up: Practical and theoretical approaches.
  • Greenall, Annjo Klungervik. (2009) 'Another way of saying the same thing': Gricean nondetachability and translation. Language in Lifte, and a Life in Language: Jacob Mey, A Festschrift.

Postal address

Department of Language and Literature Norwegian University of Science and Technology 7491 Trondheim Norway