New Research in Translation and Interpreting Studies

Tarragona, Spain, 25 - 27 June 2009

Following the success of the conferences in Tarragona in 2005, 2006 and 2008, the Intercultural Studies Group is pleased to announce the fourth international conference for graduate students and young scholars engaged in research on Translation and Interpreting Studies, many of whom will be presenting their first papers. The format is designed to promote international contacts among novice researchers and to encourage extensive feedback from peers.

Languages: English, Spanish.

Venue: Faculty of Law, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain

Keynote speakers: Arnt Jakobsen, Copenhagen Business School; Lenita Rimoli Esteves, Universidade de Sao Paulo.

Format: Speakers will be given 20 minutes to present their project; each presentation will be followed by 15 minutes of discussion.

Deadlines: Proposals by April 20, 2009. Notification of acceptance by April 30, 2009.

Publication: Selected speakers will later be invited to present 3,000-word papers for publication. See the style sheet here.

Conference fee: 50 euros (payment upon registration)

Organization: The conference is organized by the Intercultural Studies Group as part of its PhD program in Translation and Intercultural Studies


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