CFP: [International] CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Tarek Shamma
contact email: 
tarek.shamma@uaeu.ac.ae

Call for Papers

The Department of Translation Studies at the United Arab Emirates
University in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates is organizing a three-day
international Conference on Translation and Interpretation and the Impact
of Globalization, to be held at a Hotel (Al Ain) from November 18-20,
2008.
 
 The Conference link is given below:
  http://www.fhss.uaeu.ac.ae/Conference/call_for_papers.html
 
Conference Objectives
The main goal of the conference is to bring together scholars from all
around the world to exchange ideas, share experiences and address current
translation theories, issues and techniques in all areas of translation.
Keynote speakers with a wealth of experience will be invited to the
conference to allow researchers and translators to meet and discuss ideas
and explore venues for cooperation in all aspects of translation and
interpretation. Special emphasis will be placed on translation in the
Middle East, particularly the UAE, and the challenges facing translators.
 
Conference Topics
• Aspects of Translation
• Translation Theory and Practice
• Choices or Options in Literary Translation
• Aspects of Legal and Scientific Translation
• Translators / Interpreters and Global Conflicts
• Court and Conference Interpreting
• Translation in the Local and Global Community
• Translation and Technology
• Challenges Facing Translation and Interpretation
• Innovations in Teaching Translation
• Translation in the UAE
• Translating into Major Languages

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Received on Sat May 17 2008 - 13:57:53 EDT

cfp categories: 
international_conferences