Translations/Transpositions

September 2006 - August 2012

An interdisciplinary programme of six two-year fellowships directed by Professor Michael Worton and funded by the Mellon Foundation. This programme examined the following key themes:

1. Old and new models of translation
2. Migration and non-mother-tongue writing
3. 'Intergeneric' translation
4. 'Intermedia’ translation
5. Translation as dissemination: museums, objects, audiences

Fellows

Dr Sarah Byrne Translation as dissemination: museums, objects, audiences
December 2010 - September 2012

Dr Antony Hudek Translation as dissemination: museums, objects, audiences
October 2010 - September 2012

Dr Mi Zhou Translations/Transpositions - 'Intermedia' Translations
September 2009 - August 2011

Dr Saeed Talajooy Translations/Transpositions - Intergeneric Translation
September 2008 - August 2010

Dr Cüneyt Çakirlar Translations/Transpositions - Intergeneric Translation
September 2008 - August 2009, then to concurrent posts at UCL and universities in Turkey

Dr Sameh Hanna Translations/Transpositions - Old and new models of translation, September 2006 - August 2007, then to a post at the University of Salford

Dr Federica Mazzara Translations/Transpositions - Migration and non-mother-tongue writing
September 2007 - August 2009, then to a post at UCL