CFP: [Graduate] "Translation and Transitions": University of Miami Graduate Student Conference
CALL FOR PAPERS
â€œTranslation and Transitionsâ€
University of Miami, Coral Gables
Department of Modern Languages and Literature
Department of English
February 15 -16, 2008
This conference invites papers addressing the literary exchange between
languages and nations of the Americas and Europe, across time and space.
Possible topics include, but are not limited to:
Translations between genres and/or disciplines, cultural gaps in
translations and/or transitions, semiotics and immigration, the process
of translation, politics and cultural production, spaces of displacement
and transitions, â€œhighâ€ and â€œlowâ€ culture, oral traditions and
translations, the role of translation within society.
Alfred MacAdam, Columbia University
A 200 word abstract should be sent by November 15, 2007 to:
Graduate Student Conference
c/o Department of Modern Languages and Literatures,
University of Miami,
P.O. Box 248093,
Coral Gables, Florida 33124-2074
Or via e-mail to: translation.transitions_at_gmail.com
Electronic submissions are encouraged.
Papers may be in English, French or Spanish and should not exceed 20
Acceptance will be confirmed no later than Dec. 7, 2007.
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