Linguistica Antverpiensia, New Series – Themes in Translation Studies <p><img style="margin: 0px 10px 10px 0px; float: left;" src="" alt="" width="165" height="200" /><strong>Linguistica<em> Antverpiensia, New Series – Themes in Translation Studies</em> (LANS – TTS) is an annual, peer-reviewed, open-access publication devoted to the study of translation and interpreting that is indexed in the Web of Science. The journal is not bound to any particular school of thought or academic group.</strong></p> <p>Translation is understood to be a dynamic form of communication which has strong roots in the society and culture that produce it and is conceived as an integral part of the production and reproduction of culture in the broadest sense.</p> <p><strong>Our current ISSN is 2295-5739. Between 2002 (issue 1) and 2012 (issue 11), we were not in open access and had a different ISSN, i.e. 0304-2294. Please note that "Linguistica Antverpiensia" ceased to exist in 2001.</strong></p> <p>With the support of the <a href="">University Foundation</a> and of the <a href="">Trics Research group</a> (University of Antwerp)</p> <p><strong><img class="header__logo-image" src="" alt="Home" /></strong></p> <p> </p> en-US Linguistica Antverpiensia, New Series – Themes in Translation Studies A Probe into the Theme of Love Relationship in Isabel Allende’s Daughter of Fortune <p>The paper focuses on Isabel Allende’s novel <em>Daughter of Fortune. </em>Allende being a pioneer in the feminist movement has created this masterpiece. She explores social issues like identity crisis, violence, cultural conflict and adventures. The paper projects on the theme of love relationship. Love which is the most profound emotion has the power of nurturing any relationships, break our hearts, teach significant lessons, and change lifestyles forever. That is why love is used to deal with various themes in literature. It goes beyond the boundaries as it appears across all genres, age groups, and periods in history. The element of love in any work of art can make a story extremely profound and extraordinary not withstanding of the outcome. The researcher has used Bowen’s Family System Theory to analyse the theme of love relationship in the novel. Eliza Sommers, the female protagonist in the novel leaves for California in search of her lover Joaquin Andieta. After sometime when she starts doubting her lover she diverts her love towards Tao Chi’en.</p> P. Sarojini*, Dr.J.Thenmozhi Copyright (c) 2023 2023-02-25 2023-02-25 22 1 7