The Past, Present and Multidisciplinary Future of Translation Studies

  • 05/23/2019
  • 15:30 - 17:00
  • University of Washington Communication Building, Room 120

Join University of Washington students and faculty interested in translation studies at this free event, open to the public!

“The Past, Present and Multidisciplinary Future of Translation Studies” features two guest speakers. Rainer Schulte is the founder of the University of Texas/Dallas Translation Studies program, as well as founder of the American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) and Translation Review journal. Professor Schulte has been a leader of and advocate for translators and translation studies programs for 40 years and is currently finishing work on a history of Translation Studies at UT Dallas. Joining Dr. Schulte is Dr. Serena Bassi, Working Group Coordinator of the Yale Translation Initiative which launched just last fall. Dr. Bassi, who is currently co-editing The Handbook of Translation and Sexuality, will talk about how Yale is developing its own approach to a coordinated Translation Studies program.

This special event is sponsored by two Simpson Center for the Humanities funded projects: the Multidisciplinary Translation Studies Graduate Research Cluster 2018-19 and the Next Generation Humanities PhD.

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***Please note that NOTIS is not organizing or sponsoring this event. For questions, please contact the organizer.***

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