Event: Conference
Date and Venue: 28-29 September 2017 Valencia (Spain)
Short Description: MUTE Project (Women, Translation, and Censorship, GV_2016) (CiTrans Research Group, University of Valencia) organizes the I International Conference on Translation and Censorship in Literature and the Media, to be held in the Conference Hall of the School of Language Studies, Translation, and Communication of the University of Valencia (Spain) from 28 to 29 September 2017.

This conference aims to serve as a platform from which to visualize, reflect on and report censorial (or self-censorial) behaviours that, regardless of whether they arise within a democratic state or not, continue to happen in the 21st century in the field of translation. It also intends to be an international forum in which to share information and present the latest research addressing translation and censorship. In line with the fundamental axis of MUTE Project, the study of censorship behaviours that can be explained on account of gender will be a priority.

Contributions: in the form of presentations (20-minute presentation + 10 minute discussion).

Official languages: English, Spanish, and Catalan.

Submission of Abstracts: from 19 April to 31 May 2017
Notification of Acceptance: 15 June 2017.

Publication: after the conference, a book including a selection of contributions will be published.

Organizing Committee:
Gora Zaragoza Ninet
Juan José Martínez Sierra
Mabel Richart Marset
Beatriz Cerezo Merchán
(School of Language Studies, Translation, and Communication – University of Valencia, Spain).

Theme(s): translation, censorship, gender, media, literature
Contact Details: contacto@proyectomute.es
Invited Speakers: Pilar Godayol (University of Vic, Spain)
Registration: http://proyectomute.es/en/#call-for-papers

Posted by: Juan José Martínez Sierra on Apr 21, 17 | 7:12 am

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