News & Events
Speaker: Dr Henry Liu, President of the International Federation of Translators (FIT)
Published: Jan 31, 2017 4:56:19 PM
Ashley Riggs will join CenTraS on 1 September 2017 to conduct research on representations of French society in non-French media, mentored by Dr Federico M. Federici. Her project, funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation, is entitled “(Re)Constructing French society in and through language: representations of France in Suisse romande, British and Spanish newspaper reporting on Muslims and recent terrorist activity in France”. Dr Riggs’ project further expands CenTras’ activities focused on the role of translation in crises.
Published: Dec 7, 2016 3:51:39 PM
In this presentation, Dr Sabine Braun - University of Surrey - will explain the key terms and concepts associated with video-mediated interpreting and give an overview of the main developments and current trends in supra-national institutions, legal, healthcare and other settings.
Published: Nov 21, 2016 4:16:02 PM
The fundamental idea of eco-translation – and of eco-translatology as the study of translation from an ecological perspective – is that translators and translations form part of larger system of interdependencies that can be investigated in terms of an eco-system.
Published: Oct 21, 2016 3:50:10 PM