13th Midwest China Symposium on Translation Theory and Pedagogy and the International Forum on Translation Studies

Country: China

City: Wuhan

Abstr. due: 10.07.2018

Dates: 20.10.18 — 21.10.18

Area Of Sciences: Humanities; Pedagogy;

Organizing comittee e-mail: WUTGJHY [at] 163.com

Organizers: Wuhan University of Technology

 

The year 2018 is the 40th anniversary of China’s reform and opening up, which highlights a good moment to draw on historical achievements and to expect bright prospects.

MCSTTP (Midwest China Symposium on Translation Theory and Pedagogy) has been developed with the implementation of China’s national strategies of “The Belt and Road Initiative”, “The Yangtze River Economic Zone” and “Chinese culture goes global”. Over the past decades, MCSTTP has been dedicated to advancing research on translation theories and pedagogy in the Midwest China and to strengthening the collaborative innovation of translator training and interpreting programmes across governments, universities, enterprises, research institutions and other stakeholders.

The 13th MCSTTP Conference, to be held at Wuhan University of Technology on 20-21 October 2018, will serve as a platform from which to enable translator and interpreter trainers, professionals and academics alike, to exchange ideas about the retrospect and prospects of translation theory and pedagogy within the context of the 40th anniversary of the China’s reform and opening up policy.

Call for Papers:

MCSTTP welcomes proposals for papers, panels and workshops for its 13th Conference. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, the following:

1. 40th Anniversary of Reform and Opening Up: The Retrospect and Prospects of Translation
2. Cultural Confidence and Cultural Awareness in Chinese-English Translation
3. Current Trends and Development of Language Service Industry
4. New Technologies and New Media in Translation and Interpreting (T&I) Pedagogy
5. New Theories and New Perspectives on Translation
 

Conference Web-Site: https://linguistlist.org/issues/29/29-1941.html