2nd Call for Papers

Deadlines extended

 2nd International Conference on

Cognitive Research on Translation and Interpreting

 Date:   5-6 November 2015

Venue: University of Macau

The Centre for Studies of Translation, Interpreting and Cognition (CSTIC) is pleased to announce the Call for Paper for the 2nd International Conference on Cognitive Research on Translation and Interpreting, to be held on 5-6 November 2015 at University of Macau, Macau SAR, China. This conference provides an international forum for the presentation and discussion of up-to-date research on translation, interpretation and cognition.

Keynote Speakers

  • Riitta Jääskeläinen,  University of Eastern Finland, Finland
  • Susanne Göpferich, University of Giessen, Germany
  • Juliane House, Hamburg University, Germany
  • Patricia Rodríguez-Inés,  Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain
  • Hu Kaibao, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
  • Wen Xu, Southwest University, China

Conference Themes

We are now inviting proposals for paper presentations, addressing the topic through (but not limited to) one of the following themes:

  • Conceptualizing process studies in Translation Studies
  • Psycholinguistics in translation/interpreting as bilingual processing
  • Cognitive linguistics in translation/interpreting as bilingual processing
  • Cognitive processes of translation
  • Cognitive processes of interpreting
  • Cognition and translator training
  • Bilingual processing and language education
  • Research methods in the cognitive translation/interpreting studies
  • Corpus application in bilingual processing studies
  • Tools for the cognitive study of translation/interpreting processes

Language of Conference and Publication: English

Publication

A selection of the research papers will be published as a book following the conference.

Registration Fee

All participants will pay a registration fee of US$125 (亦可以人民幣支付, RMB 800元)

For more information, please write to Mr. Jordan Xiaodong Liu or Ms. Rainbow Qiuhong Huang at fah.translation@umac.mo, and visit CSTIC website https://cstic.um.edu.mo/ for updated information.

Key Dates

Submission of abstracts 30 May 15 April 2015
Letter of Acceptance 30 June 30 May 2015
Conference 5-6 Nov 2015

Submission and Acceptance of Abstract

Those who are interested making a presentation at the conference should complete the Information Form (as attached) and return by 30 May 2015 (deadline extended) to Mr. Jordan Xiaodong Liu:

a)     Via email at fah.translation@umac.mo OR

b)     By post at

E21 -G 046

Centre for Studies of Translation, Interpreting and Cognition

FAH, University of Macau

Avenida da Universidade, Taipa, Macau, China

 

All abstracts will be anonymously reviewed and letters of acceptance will be sent by 30 June 2015.

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