Category Archives: Congresses, journals and research

In memoriam Gideon Toury, pioneer of Descriptive Translation Studies

On 4 October 2016, the Centre for Translation Studies at the University of Leuven announced the death of Gideon Toury with an informative and emotive note that summarises the great impact of his work in international translation research. Less well-known … Continue reading

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What are you reading about translation?

The academic year’s end is a traditional time for all sorts of things, among them taking stock of the latest issue of quarterly publications (and annual and biannual ones we haven’t got round to yet). So what are the new journals … Continue reading

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Traducció de pel·licules multilingües

La traducció audiovisual és una activitat professional plena de reptes i en creixement constant, com a resultat de les necessitats dels DVD, l’augment constant de streaming de continguts, les noves normatives legals i el sector de videojocs, entre altres factors. … Continue reading

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Eugene Nida: Cultural Diversity and Bible Translation (1997)

Tradiling has been publishing lectures by Eugene Nida at the University of Vic. The recording below is probably from one of his last visits to Vic, in April 1997. Here he speaks about Bible translation, which was his central field of professional … Continue reading

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Eugene Nida: Sociolinguistics and Translating (1995)

Eugene Nida, one of the most eminent translation scholars of the the 20th century and a founder of modern translation studies, gave several lectures at the University of Vic towards the end of his life. University of Vic students were certainly … Continue reading

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