[Event] International Conference on Retranslation in Context IV, 23-24 May 2019, Spain

RETRANSLATION IN CONTEXT IV Dates: 23-24 May 2019 Venue: Comillas Pontifical University Madrid, Spain Website: http://eventos.comillas.edu/17555/section/14944/international-conference-on-retranslation-in-context-iv.html Retranslation is essentially “the act of translating a work that has previously been translated into the same language” and “the result of such an act, i.e. the retranslated text itself” (Tahir Gürçağlar, 2009: 233). Research in this field has expanded considerably since the “Retranslation […]

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[CFP] Tenth Annual International Translation Conference, Doha, Qatar, March 26th – 27th, 2019

Translation Beyond the Margins Translation and Interpreting Institute (TII) College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS) Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) Doha, Qatar March 26th – 27th, 2019 Call for Papers Translation, by nature, deals with margins. Translators and interpreters still hold a marginal position in society, as they often work in the shadow, and go unseen, despite the fact […]

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[Event] Baker Centre Seminar Series 3: Prof. Luis Pérez-González on Multimodality in Translation and Interpreting Studies, 7-8 January 2019

Multimodality in Translation and Interpreting Studies Workshop Series Luis Pérez-González, Centre for Translation and Intercultural Studies, The University of Manchester, UK Hosted by School of Foreign Languages & Baker Centre for Translation and Intercultural Studies, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China 7-8 January 2019   Summary: Over the last two decades, scholars working in a range of disciplines have developed a […]

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[CFP] Constructing the ‘public intellectual’ in the premodern world, 5-6 September 2019, Manchester

Constructing the ‘Public Intellectual’ in the Premodern World Co-hosted by Genealogies of Knowledge & Centre for Translation and Intercultural Studies, University of Manchester, UK 5-6 September 2019 First call for papers http://genealogiesofknowledge.net/events/public-intellectual/ A notable feature of intellectual history has been the role of translation in the evolution and contestation of key cultural concepts, including those involved in the negotiation of […]

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[Event] Translation as Political Act, Perugia, 9-10 May, 2019

Translation as Political Act Perugia, 9-10 May   Conference website: http://home.translationaspoliticalact.net/   Organisers: International Conference at the University of Perugia, Dipartimento di Scienze Politiche in collaboration with the Genealogies of Knowledge project (University of Manchester)  Call for Papers: Translation, both in the restricted sense of interlinguistic rewriting and the broader sense of a set of cultural and political activities, has […]

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[CFP] International Conference on “Western Critical Theory and Chinese Literary Scholarship”, 23-24 May 2019, Lingnan University

CFP: International Conference on “Western Critical Theory and Chinese Literary Scholarship” Date: 23-24 May 2019 Venue: Lingnan University The deadline for submission of application (with 300 words abstract for individual paper or 1200 words for panel proposal, and biographical notes) is Tuesday 30 October 2018. Introduction: This conference invites proposals for individual papers or panels that initiate in-depth dialogues between […]

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[CFP] Paradoxes and Misunderstandings in Cultural Transfers, Belgium, 22-24 May 2019

Call for Papers: Paradoxes and Misunderstandings in Cultural Transfers Dates: 22-24 May 2019 Venue : Collège Érasme, Place Blaise Pascal 1, 1348, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgique/Belgium Confirmed keynotes : Elke Brems (KU Leuven) Diana Roig-Sanz (Universitat Oberta de Catalunya)   Organising committee: Julie Crombois (FNRS, UC Louvain) Dirk Delabastita (U Namur) Maud Gonne (FNRS, U Namur/UC Louvain) Hubert Roland (FNRS, UC Louvain) […]

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[Event] Jiao Tong Baker Centre 2018 Seminar Series 1: Prof. Leo Tak-Hung Chan on ‘ Translation and Global English: Forms of Academic Writing in China’

Translation and Global English: Forms of Academic Writing in China Guest Speaker: Prof. Leo Tak-Hung Chan from Lingnan University (Hong Kong, China) Time and Date: 2: 00 p.m., 28 September 2018 Venue: Room 218, Yang Yongman Building Abstract: How does a world in which English is the academic lingua franca impact the humanities scholar? For Chinese (non-Anglophone) scholars, there are […]

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