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Cfp: Museums as Spaces of Cultural Translation and Transfer

International Conference University of Tartu, Estonia10-11 May 2022 Over the past decades, Translation Studies scholars have systematically broadened the horizon of translation, moving beyond the textual and linguistic level to consider different forms of cultural transfer that entail processes of remediation. Museums, as places of encounter, transfer and learning, have thus been conceptualized as translational… Read More »

Assistant Professor – Translation Studies and Translation Theory

Applications invited for the post of Assistant Professor in Translation Studies and Translation Theory at the Department of French and Italian and the Program in Comparative Literature and Translation Studies, UC Santa Barbara. Position overview Percent time: 100% Anticipated start: 07/01/2022 Application Window Open date: October 12th, 2021 Last review date: Monday, Nov 15, 2021… Read More »

Call for Proposals —Role Reversal: Audiovisual Translation into English

Guest editors Jorge Díaz-Cintas (University College London) Lydia Hayes (University College London & University of Bristol) In the privileged position of de facto lingua franca worldwide, English has been either the source or pivot language of innumerable translations over the past century, especially insofar as audiovisual texts are concerned. With the arrival of the talkies, the film… Read More »

Call for Papers – Special Collection: Translation, Remediation, Spread: The Global Circulation of Comics in Digital Distribution

deadline for submissions: June 30, 2021 full name / name of organization: The Comics Grid: Journal of Comics Scholarship contact email: The Comics Grid: Journal of Comics Scholarship Call for Papers Special Collection: Translation, Remediation, Spread: The Global Circulation of Comics in Digital Distribution Editors: Jonathan Evans, Kathleen Dunley and Ernesto Priego This full… Read More »

Call for Papers: 56th Linguistics Colloquium

International conference comprising all fields of linguistics For the first time the event taking place as a free online event Special theme: Translation, Multilinguality and  Cognition  Submission of abstracts: October 12, 2020 Submission of full papers: February 28                                                      Keynote speakers Philipp Koehn, Johns Hopkins University, USA Jan Hajič, Charles University, Czech Republic Christopher… Read More »

Lecture Series by Centre for Comparative Literature, UoH

Centre for Comparative Literature at University of Hyderabad conducts series of online lectures on various topics featuring prominent academicians across the globe. The inaugural lecture will be delivered by Prof. Rupa Viswanath (Centre for Modern Indian Studies, University of Göttingen). Title: “Permanent Minorities and Political Domination: Ambedkar on Representative Democracy” Date: 18 Sept 18 2020Time:… Read More »

Faculty Member in Translation Studies, Assistant Professor/Associate Professor

Job Description The College of Humanities and Social Sciences at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) is looking for a faculty member to join the Translation Studies department. Candidates who have strong background in Translation Studies should be dedicated to excellence in teaching and field education, with maximum commitment to high professional standards. Faculty members… Read More »