Lectures and Research Seminars 2023-24

CenTraS-SSEES 2023 Conference, Nothing Happened: Translation Studies before James Holmes (9-10 November 2023)

With guest speakers Theo Hermans, Daniele Monticelli and Hephzibah Israel. 
We welcomed 40 participants from around the world for two days of illuminating discussion and debate. 
Two of our MA Translation students, who are taking the Research pathway, wrote blogs about their experiences.

CenTraS 2023-24 Guest Lectures

All are welcome to attend. Please register for the Zoom talks using the links provided below

Monday 26 February, 6-7:15pm (in person), Malet Place Engineering Building 1.03
Prof Sherry Simon (Concordia University) ‘Speaking Memory: Translation Sites and their Conflicting Stories’

Thursday 9 May 1-2pm UK time  (on Zoom)
Dr Sui He (Swansea University) ‘Revisiting Translation Concepts in the Context of Human-Machine Communication for Translation Purposes’: Click here to find out more and register 

Thursday 23 May, 1-2 pm UK time (on Zoom)
Dr Claire Larsonneur (Université Paris 8) ‘And Then it Happened: Narratives of AI and Translation’: Click here to find out more and register 

Dr Robert Neather (Hong Kong Baptist University) ‘Translating Extinction: Museum Narratives of Ecological Crisis in Chinese and English Exhibitions’