Translation: Language across Languages

3rd International Workshop

Pavia, October 2013

Book Purchase Grant

Sponsored by the European Society for Translation Studies and John Benjamins Publishing

The Book Purchase Grant is awarded annually to enable an academic institution to purchase Translation Studies publications. The aim is to enhance translation research in new contexts.
Deadline: March 31. Amount: About 1000 euros per year
Information: http://www.est-translationstudies.org/committees/literature_grant/literature_grant.html

Senior Researcher position available

Department of Translation and Language Sciences at Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona

The Department of Translation and Language Sciences at Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, is interested in hosting a senior researcher funded through the ICREA Senior program. Areas of interest to the Department include interpreting and translation studies (audiovisual translation, reception, localization, specialized translation, etc.) and theoretical and applied linguistics, including computational linguistics.

Translation Research Summer School (HK) 2013

Open for applications

Successfully launched in 2009, The HONG KONG TRANSLATION RESEARCH SUMMER SCHOOL – TRSS (HK) – is based at the Centre for Translation, Hong Kong Baptist University. TRSS (HK) is run in conjunction with the UK TRSS programme, and offers a two-week course in Hong Kong, providing intensive research training in translation and intercultural studies for prospective researchers in the field. Teaching is conducted in English.

Translation and Traductology Journal “Translationes”

The annual translation and traductology journal Translationes is a vivid journal. Published by the ISTTRAROM–TRANSLATIONES Studies Center, the journal aims at combining actual translation with the practice of translation in the university and the theory of translation problems.

http://www.translationes.uvt.ro/rt/en/index.html

Funding opportunities for doctoral study

at The Centre for Translation and Intercultural Studies, University of Manchester

The University of Manchester is offering a range of awards for which candidates working on topics related to translation and interpreting studies are eligible to apply:

Pedagogical approaches to interpreter training

Free Online IATIS event

http://www.iatis.org/index.php?option=com_k2&view=item&id=604:pedagogical-approaches-to-interpreter-training
IATIS Online Event, 30 January 2013
Hosted by the University of Salford, Centre for Translation and Interpreting

“Tradurre Figure” / “Translating Figurative Language”

Convegno internazionale / International conference

The conference aims at investigating issues related to the interlingual translation of figurative language.

When:
december 12-december 14, 2012

Where:
Alma Mater Studiorum - Università di Bologna
1) Aula Prodi, Piazza S. Giovanni in Monte 2, 40124 Bologna
2) Aula Convegni, Dipartimento di Lingue e Letterature Straniere, Via Cartoleria 5, 40124 Bologna

Who:
Umberto Eco, Gerard Steen, Zoltán Kövecses, Stefano Arduini, Christina Schäffner, Franco Nasi, Mirella Agorni, Patricia Godbout, and many others.

Conference site:
http://www.lingue.unibo.it/tradurrefigure