Category Archives: Translation

Cognitive Translation and Interpreting Studies International Summer School

Take 2! We published this item in March last year but the initiative was cancelled because  of the Covid-19 health crisis. Cancelled? Not exactly. The Cognitive Translation and Interpreting Studies International Summer School has been reconvened online for 14 – … Continue reading

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Sergio Viaggio

Sergio Viaggio (24 August 1945 – 29 March 2021), honorary lecturer at UVic-UCC, has succumbed to Covid-19 in Buenos Aires. Tradiling is pleased to publish this personal appreciation of Sergio, written by Martha Tennent, the founding dean of translation studies … Continue reading

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Reivindicando “Lost women translators”

Resurgent interest in women’s writing has led to discoveries of and further research on women translators; and since in many historical periods women were restricted to translation a considerable number of ‘lost’ women translators have been uncovered. (Flotow 1997: 66) … Continue reading

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Translators in the spotlight

The invisibility of the translator is a commonplace. The profession is notoriously lacking in glamour and recognition. But on occasion translators are put in the spotlight and theirs can become a dangerous profession: not because of excellent work or tireless … Continue reading

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Open webinar translation season

Cápsulas de traducción is a series of online conversations between prestigious specialists in various fields of translation and teaching staff of the UVic-UCC Department of Translation, Interpreting and Applied Languages. #conversatrad2021 The season opens on 23 February at 17:00 with … Continue reading

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