Joint seminar series (Heriot-Watt/Edinburgh University)

Translation Studies Research 2005-06

Kenneth Liu, University College London
Translating minority and constructing identity: A case study of English translation of Taiwanese literature
Wednesday 12 October 2005, 3-5 pm, Room S.1, 7 George Square (Watson Building/Psychology), University of Edinburgh

Dr Dorothy Kenny, Dublin City University
Corpora and translation
Wednesday 26 Oct 2005, 3:15-5:15 pm, Room MBG13 (Management Building), Heriot Watt University

Dr Minako Ohagan, Dublin City University
Mixing business with pleasure? – Videogames as the object of translation research
Wednesday 9 November 2005 2005 3-5pm, Room F21, 7 George Square (Watson Building/Psychology), University of Edinburgh

Professor Mona Baker, University of Manchester
Translation and conflict
Wednesday 23 November 2005, 3:15-5:15pm, Room MBG13 (Management Building), Heriot Watt University

Dr Jorge Díaz-Cintas, Roehampton
Subverting rules and conventions in subtitling – the digital era
Wednesday 18 Jan 2006, 3-5pm, Venue tba, University of Edinburgh

Professor Wolfgang Teubert, University of Birmingham
Parallel corpora: links between discourse communities
Wednesday 1 Feb 2005, 3:15-5:15pm, Room MBG13 (Management Building), Heriot Watt University

Dr Moira Inghilleri, Goldsmiths College, University of London
Translating philosophies of exclusion
Wednesday 8 Feb 2006, 3:15-5:15pm, Room MBG13 (Management Building), Heriot Watt University

Dr Jeremy Munday, University of Surrey
The style of the literary translator: examples from Latin American writing in English
Wednesday 15 Feb 2006, 3-5pm, Venue tba, University of Edinburgh

Dr Greg Myers, Lancaster University
"Where are you from?": Answering questions about place
Wednesday 1 March 2006, 3:15-5:15pm, Room MBG13 (Management Building), Heriot Watt University