C. PETER MAGRATH RESEARCH CENTRE FOR CROSS-CULTURAL STUDIES
Sibiu, 21-22 April 2010
Language and Translation Studies
Suggested topics include:
Literature and national identity
Literatures in translation
Literary translation and its vagaries
Translating cultural background
Film dubbing and subtitles
From the margins to the centre: The literature of ethnic and cultural minorities in university curricula
Romanian culture and literature abroad
The critical reception of Anglo-American literature in Romania
Hollywood: The global ‘think tank’
Students are encouraged to choose case studies in these fields and contact professors who might serve as supervisors of their research in view of preparing 15-minute presentations to be delivered at the symposium. All presentations will be given in English and a selection will be published in the proceedings volume.
Additionally, students may sign up for a Creative Writing workshop conducted by Dr Claudia Doroholschi of the University of the West, Timisoara.
Deadline for submission of paper proposals: 15 March 2010.
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