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Professor Susan Bassnett to give keynote lecture at Translation Research Forum

Professor Susan Bassnett to give keynote lecture at Translation Research Forum
Description
Professor Susan Bassnett, Honorary Director of the Birmingham Centre for Translation (BCT), will give a keynote lecture at this year's Translation Studies Research Forum.
Date:
27/04/2016

The joy of invented languages, from Nadsat to Newspeak

The joy of invented languages, from Nadsat to Newspeak
Description
Dr Sofia Malamatidou has been quoted in the Guardian in an article about invented languages.
Date:
15/03/2016

Undergraduate research scholarships in Translation Studies

Undergraduate research scholarships in Translation Studies
Description
We are delighted to announce that we have two Undergraduate Research Scholarships (UGRS) available in Translation Studies.
Date:
15/02/2016

Translating Contemporary French Poetry

Translating Contemporary French Poetry
Description
On 27 January 2016 Emma Wagstaff spoke at the Oxford Centre for Comparative Criticism and Translation.
Date:
03/02/2016

Dr Natasha Rulyova wins CEELBAS grant for translation workshop

Dr Natasha Rulyova wins CEELBAS grant for translation workshop
Description
Dr Natasha Rulyova has been awarded a Research Networking Grant (£4,000) from the Centre for East European Language Based Area Studies (CEELBAS) to organise a one-day international workshop on collaborative translation and self-translation (CTST) that will take place on Saturday 23 January 2016.
Date:
15/01/2016

Call for papers: Ponying the Slovos - Art-languages and translation corpora in literary criticism

Description
A team of researchers based at Coventry University and the University of Birmingham have been studying how invented languages are translated, using parallel corpus techniques and comparing translations of Anthony Burgess's A Clockwork Orange.
Date:
10/12/2015

Dr Natasha Rulyova gives invited lecture on Brodsky and self-translation

Dr Natasha Rulyova gives invited lecture on Brodsky and self-translation
Description
By the invitation of Professor Aneta Pavlenko, Dr Rulyova gave a lecture entitled 'Late Bilingual Writers and Collaborative Self-Translation: The Case of Joseph Brodsky (1940-1996)' at Temple University, USA.
Date:
20/10/2015

Birmingham Centre for Translation at IATIS 2015

Birmingham Centre for Translation at IATIS 2015
Description
Two members of the Birmingham Centre for Translation represented the University of Birmingham at the fifth IATIS conference in Belo Horizonte Brazil, 7-10 July 2015.
Date:
03/08/2015

Funding opportunity for PhD students

Funding opportunity for PhD students
Description
The Birmingham Centre for Translation is inviting applications from outstanding UK and EU students interested in doing a PhD in Translation Studies with AHRC funding support through the Midlands3Cities DTP.
Date:
28/11/2014

Translating contemporary French poetry

Translating contemporary French poetry
Description
On Friday 28 November Emma Wagstaff will give a presentation on the research network she has organised with Nina Parish (University of Bath).
Date:
25/11/2014
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