Joint seminar series (Heriot-Watt/Edinburgh University)

Translation Studies Research 2015-2016

1. Sharon Deane-Cox, University of Edinburgh
Engaging Audioguides? Translation in the Memorial Museum
Wed., 23 Sept. 2015, 4.30-6.00pm, University of Edinburgh

2. Dawn Archer, Manchester Metropolitan University
Investigating Pragmatic Phenomena Across Cultures using Corpus Linguistic Techniques: with a Specific Focus on Facework
Wed., 14 Oct. 2015, 4.30-6.00pm, Heriot-Watt University

3. Fruela Fernandez, Newcastle University
Professional Translation, Gender and the Risks of a Theory
Wed., 11 Nov. 2015, 4.30-6.00pm, University of Edinburgh

4. Jorge Días-Cintas, University College, London
Subtitling in 2day's Digital Society
Wed., 9 Dec. 2015, 4.30-6.00pm, Heriot-Watt University

5. Chantal Wright, Warwick University
Translating Antoine Berman, reading Walter Benjamin: L'Âge de la traduction in English
Wed., 27 Jan. 2016, 4.30-6.00pm, Heriot-Watt University

6. Jonathan Ross, Boğaziçi University, Istanbul
Healthcare Interpreting in Turkey: Needs, Provision and Politics
Wed., 10 Feb. 2016, 4.30-6.00pm, University of Edinburgh

7. Elena Davitti
Enriching our Understanding of Interpreter-mediated Interaction: A Look through Multimodal Lenses
Wed., 2 Mar. 2016, 4.30-6.00pm, Heriot-Watt University

8. Kathryn Batchelor, University of Nottingham
Literary translation and Contemporary Sino-African Relations
Wed., 23 Mar. 2016, 4.30-6.00pm, University of Edinburgh

Venues
•at University of Edinburgh: TBC, 50 George Square, map at http://www.ed.ac.uk/maps?building=50-george-square
•at Heriot Watt University: MBG20, map at: http://www.hw.ac.uk/student-life/campus-life/edinburgh/edinburgh-campus-map.htm