Questions in Translation

Please attend the inaugural symposium of the Oregon Center for Translation Studies

February 21-22, 2019


The Oregon Center for Translation Studies will soon host its inaugural symposium, "Questions in Translation." The two-day event features three exciting roundtable presentations and a keynote address by Karen Emmerich, Associate Professor of Comparative Literature at Princeton University.

Thurs. 2/21, 110 Fenton Hall

  • 4:00-5:30: "Is translation border crossing?" (Roundtable Panel) 

Friday 2/22, Browsing Room, Knight Library

  • 10:30-12:00:  "What do 'good' translations do, exactly?" (Roundtable Panel)
  • 1:30-3:00:  "What does it mean to translate context?" (Roundtable Panel)
  • 3:30: Keynote address: "Translation, Advocacy, Friendship," delivered by Karen Emmerich

This event is co-sponsored by the departments of English, Comparative Literature, East Asian Languages and Literatures, and German and Scandinavian.