Author Archives: Nicky Agate

Call for Proposals: Translation Theory (panel), NEMLA

Call for proposals: Translation Theory (panel), NEMLA March 15-18, 2012 Rochester, NY, USA As the field of translation studies has gained visibility in the academic world, numerous panels and roundtables have appeared on various aspects of translation pedagogy, professional development, … Continue reading

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Post-doctoral Fellowships in Translation at University of the Free State, South Africa

Call for applications: Post-doctoral fellowship University of the Free State Bloemfontein, South Africa The Department of Language Management and Language Practice at the University of the Free State has a possible two-year postdoc of ZAR200 000 per annum to offer … Continue reading

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Links Round-up, April 22

New Reading 1. Drunken Boat is back–with the Translation Issue! http://ow.ly/4Bt2K 2. César Vallejo’s “book of thoughts” Against Professional Secrets–translated by Joseph Mulligan, out now from Roof Books http://ow.ly/4AtQ 3. Jacket is back! First issue of Jacket2, now at PennSound, … Continue reading

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Links Round-up, Feb 25

New Reading Poets’ Basement @counterpunch features poems by Grzegorz Wróblewski, translated from the Polish by Agnieszka Pokojska: http://ow.ly/405TJ Steve Bradbury’s translations of Chihoi’s graphic adaptations of Xi Xi’s short stories (deep breath!) at WWB: http://ow.ly/40N4h New from The Kent State … Continue reading

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Call For Papers: ‘It just doesn’t sound right.’ – Translation and Intuition

‘It just doesn’t sound right.’ – Translation and Intuition Translation is a problem with two horns: to be caught on the point of free and apparently subconscious decision; or to be pinned by the mechanical application of theory. But perhaps … Continue reading

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