>From: Self + Identity In Translation <[log in to unmask]>
>Subject: CFP: Self & Identity in Translation (grad) (UK) (6/12/05;
>Self & Identity IN TRANSLATION
>POSTGRADUATE SYMPOSIUM at the University of East Anglia, School of
>Literature & Creative Writing
>4-5 February 2006 / Elizabeth Fry Building / UEA, Norwich, UK
>A two-day postgraduate symposium at the University of East Anglia that
>aims to explore the presences of subjectivity, identity and selfhood
>in the translator's work and the translation event/text
>Possible directions include:
>¬ß auto/biographic presences in translation as personal expression or
>¬ß creative writers turning to translation
>¬ß problematic types of translation ’Äìe.g. self-translation,
>¬ß how are historical/cultural, sexual, national or other identities
>transferred or transformed through translation?
>¬ß psychological and cognitive contexts of translation and interpreting
>¬ß socio-political contexts and/or (personal) ideologies.
>¬ß spaces between ethical obligations and subjective appropriations
>¬ß the translation of marginal and/or minority communities ’Äìtranslation
>¬ß how does globalisation provide new challenges for the translation of
>¬ß visible and invisible translators. How can translation theory, from
>DTS to Derrida and interpreting studies engage with issues of
>identity, subjectivity and selfhood?
>Mona Baker / Josephine Balmer / Jean Boase-Beier / Ian Mason / Clive Scott
>For more details and information visit our website
>Abstracts of max 350 words (with bibliographical references) for 20
>min papers should be sent by 12 June 2005 to [log in to unmask]
>Notification of acceptance of proposals will be given by the end of July 2005.
>Selected papers will be submitted for publication.
>The Organising Committee
>Maria-Venetia Kyritsi, Paschalis Nikolaou, Funda Isbuga-Erel
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