2014 Comparative Literature Symposium Call for Submissions Deadline: March 17
March 12, 2014
Calling all student translators!
We are now soliciting submissions for the 2014 Annual Oberlin College Student Translation Symposium.
Each year for over a decade the translation symposium has been the intellectual and creative high point of the Oberlin academic year. It is a fast-paced, multilingual, transformative event that exposes the audience to twenty literary pieces from a dozen or more languages.
Submit: · An original-language text with reference to source
· Your original translation into English
Email your submission to Symposium faculty advisors: Tim Scholl email@example.com and Kazim Ali firstname.lastname@example.org@oberlin.edu
Times, Dates, & Places
· Submissions due by noon on March 17 @noon
· Students will be notified on March 24.
· The 2014 Symposium will take place at 4:30 on Tuesday April 8 in Craig Auditorium.
Each participant will have five minutes to read the original; read the translation; comment on the translation process.
Students selected as participants will be invited to lunch with this year’s guest lecturer Rosemary Arrojo.