Date: 28-29 April 2011
Venue: Lecture Theatre 1-3, Esther Lee Building, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Event theme(s): The theme of the Conference is Translation and Asian Studies. Topics will cover: Translation of Asian languages, The Role of Translation in Asian Studies, Historical Aspects of Translation in the Context of Asian Studies, Linguistic Aspects of Translation in the Context of Asian Studies and Cultural Aspects of Translation in the Context of Asian Studies.
Description: This conference, co-chaired by Professor John C.Y. Wang and Professor Laurence K.P. Wong, is jointly organized by the Department of Translation, The Chinese University of Hong Kong and The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures, Stanford University. It aims to provide a platform for scholars in Translation Studies and Asian Studies to exchange views on topics related to Translation and Asian Studies. Around 30 to 40 scholars and translation experts, including more than 10 invited speakers, in the United States, Europe and other areas are expected to take part.
Deadline for submission of proposals: 1 Dec 2010
Event website: http://traserver.tra.cuhk.edu.hk/eng_news.html