Transmedial Turn?Potentials, Problems and Points to Consider

Transmedial Turn?Potentials, Problems and Points to Consider

8–11 December 2020, University of Tartu, Estonia Applications are invited to participate in the conference “Transmedial turn?” – the second conference in a series of academic gatherings dedicated to the study of inter-semiotic processes in culture. As the title of the conference indicates, the central topic of inquiry is the cultural shift from logocentric to increasingly intersemiotic, intermedial and…

Call for journal submission: Foreign Literatures and Languages

Call for journal submission: Foreign Literatures and Languages

Deadline: February 1, 2020 Xanthos: A Journal of Foreign Literatures and Languages Xanthos: A Journal of Foreign Literatures and Languages is a double-blind, peer-reviewed, academic journal based within the University of Exeter in Exeter, UK.  Following the success of our inagural issue, we welcome submissions for our second annual issue, to…

The Martha Cheung Award for Best English Article in Translation Studies

The Martha Cheung Award for Best English Article in Translation Studies

The Jiao Tong Baker Centre for Translation and Intercultural Studies is pleased to announce the launch of The Martha Cheung Award for Best English Article in Translation Studies by an Early Career Scholar The Award is established in honour of the late Professor Martha Cheung (1953-2013), formerly Chair Professor of…

The Routledge Handbook of Translation and Pragmatics is out!

The Routledge Handbook of Translation and Pragmatics provides an overview of key concepts and theory in pragmatics, charts developments in the disciplinary relationship between translation studies and pragmatics, and showcases applications of pragmatics-inspired research in a wide range of translation, spoken and signed language interpreting activities. Bringing together 22 authoritative…

techLING 2019 : IV International Conference on Language, Linguistics and Technology

techLING 2019 : IV International Conference on Language, Linguistics and Technology

techLING 2019, IV International Conference Language, Linguistics and Technology October 9 to 11, 2019 A Coruña (Spain) http://ceh.ilch.uminho.pt/techling2019/?lang=en techLING is an international conference devoted to the application of technology to languages. We are looking for contributions that present different technology-based approaches, both academic and non-academic, to the study, use and…

International Doctorate in Translation Studies: first workshop for supervisors

International Doctorate in Translation Studies Event Details Date: 9. September, 2019 The first workshop for supervisors that will be organised on 9 September 2019 just before the next EST congress in Stellenbosch in South Africa and will be led by Professor Anthony Pym. The title of the workshop: How to…

New Publication: Music and Translation: New Mediations in the Digital Age

New Publication: Music and Translation: New Mediations in the Digital Age

This book explores how transformations and translations shape musical meanings, developments and the perception of music across cultures. Starting with the concept of music as multimodal text, the author understands translation as the process of transferring a text from one language – verbal or not – into another, interlingually, intralingually…

CfP: 6th International Conference Translatology and Translations

University of Lodz, Lodz (Poland), September 20-21, 2019 The core issue of the sixth edition of the International Conference on Translatology and Translations is dedicated to the relationships between translation studies and other disciplines of humanities and science. The modern theories of translation and their developers are often restricted in…