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Japan Translates: Words between Languages from Classics to Hyperculture

Japan Translates: Words between Languages from Classics to Hyperculture

Graduate student symposium organized by Jordan Smith.

Saturday, October 25, 2008
8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
306 Royce
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Panel One:

8:45-10:30

"Translation of Multi-lingual Texts and Translationscapes"

Panel Two:

10:45-12:30

"Gender and Japanese Women's Language and Culture in Translation"

Lunch

12:30-1:30

Presentations:

1:30-1:50

Yoshihiro Nihei, Japan Foundation- Translation Support from the Japan Foundation

Representative, Babel- UCLA Translation Society

Representative, ALTA- Association of Literary Translators of America

Panel Three:

2:00-3:45

"Reflections on Co-translation and the Translation Process"

Keynote Address:

4:00-5:30

Professor Indra Levy, Stanford University

"Between Cultural Translation and a Culture of Translation"

Address to be followed by open discussion. 

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