The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #59300   Message #1762540
Posted By: Malcolm Douglas
17-Jun-06 - 09:15 PM
Thread Name: are translations copyrighted?
Subject: RE: are translations copyrighted?
A translation attracts copyright just like any other piece of writing. In the case of a translation from a genuinely public domain text, copyright in that precise translation would obviously rest with its creator, provided that the translation is original work.