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Humanist Discussion Group (humanist@kcl.ac.uk)
Tue, 29 Jul 1997 21:31:13 +0100 (BST)

Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 11, No. 198.
Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London

[1] From: Sean Golden <sgolden@cc.uab.es> (80)
Subject: 4th International Conference on Translation

[2] From: David Green <david@cni.org> (16)

[3] From: "David L. Gants" <dgants@parallel.park.uga.edu> (160)
Subject: ESSLLI '97

Date: Tue, 29 Jul 1997 12:38:02 +0100 (BST)
From: Sean Golden <sgolden@cc.uab.es>
Subject: 4th International Conference on Translation

4th International Conference on Translation

25 years of Translation and Interpretation at the
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Future Perspectives

Faculty of Translation and Interpretation 6 - 8 May 1998

First Circular

The 4th International Conference on Translation and Interpretation takes
on special importance, coinciding as it does with the 25th anniversary of
translation and interpretation studies at the Universitat Autònoma de
Barcelona (UAB), the first university centre in Spain to introduce this

The Conference will include three main sections: plenary sessions
with guest speakers, papers and communications by conference members.

Thematic areas of the 4th Conference:

* Theory of translation
* Specialised translation
* History of translation
* Audiovisual translation
* Didactics of translation
* Translation and new technology
* Interpretation
* Terminology
* Literary translation

In this 4th Conference priority will be given to future perspectives of
research in each of the thematic areas and to research in the field of
Catalan. A round table will be held entitled: "Les traduccions al català:
models de llengua", moderated by Dr Francesc Parcerisas.

The following speakers have confirmed their participation: Dr Daniel Gile
(University of Lyons), Dr Albrecht Neubert (Emeritus Professor of the
University of Leipzig), Dr Eugene A. Nida (American Bible Society), Dr
Christiane Nord (University of Magdeburg), Dr Joaquim Mallafrè (Universitat
Rovira i Virgili) and Dr J.A. Sager (UMIST, Manchester).

The scientific committee is formed by Drs Anna Aguilar-Amat, Doris
Ensinger, Joan Fontcuberta, Seán Golden, Amparo Hurtado, Francesc
Parcerisas, Marisa Presas and the six invited speakers.

Co-ordination: A. Aguilar-Amat, A. Hurtado and M. Orozco.

Organising committee: M. Altimir, A. Beeby, E. Butterfield, D. Cinca, M.
Conill, D. Ensinger, J. Minett, L. Molina, P. Orero, A. Pintori, J.M. Piqué,
J. Sellent and J. Sureda

Call for papers and communications

All those interested in presenting communications and papers are invited to
do so before 28 November 1997 at the address indicated below. Papers (40
minutes) and communications (20 minutes) should be summarised in writing
(200 words) in English, French, German, Spanish or Catalan, indicating the
area in which you wish to register and any special material you might need
(video, O.H.P., computer, etc.). Papers and communications may be sent by
e-mail to the following address: congres_ti@cc.uab.es, as an attached file
(in accordance with the MIME standard) in Word, WP 5.1 or HTML format; the
message will be acknowledged. The 4th Conference has the following WEB
page: http: //cc.uab.es/congres_ti/ which contains further information. This
may be used for pre-registration and papers and communications can be sent
to it. Acceptance of papers and communications will be confirmed by the
Conference Secretary before 31 January 1998

Registration fees:
Students: 3.000 pesetas
Other participants: 15.000 pesetas (before 15 April -18.000 pts after that
Payment should be made by bank transfer to

Title: Fourth International Conference on Translation
Bank: Caixa d'Estalvis i Pensions de Barcelona
Branch: Universitat Autònoma
Address: Edifici Rectorat. 08193 Bellaterra (Barcelona)
c/c: 02-001228-91

Pre-registration forms should be sent accompanied by proof of bank transfer to:

Secretaria del Department de Traducció i d'Interpretació
Facultat de Traducció i d'Interpretació (Edifici M-1)
Campus Universitari s/n
08193 Bellaterra (Barcelona)
Tel: (93) 581 27 61/ 581 31 24; Fax (93) 581 2762
E-mail: congres_ti@cc.uab.es

Pre-registration forms are available at http://cc.uab.es/congres_ti/

Sean Golden
Dean of the Faculty
Facultat de Traduccio i Interpretacio
Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
08193 Bellaterra, BARCELONA, Spain
Tel: 34 3 5811374 FAX: 34 3 5811037
e-mail: sgolden@cc.uab.es

Date: Tue, 29 Jul 1997 14:21:53 -0400
From: David Green <david@cni.org>

New conferences added to the NINCH Calendar page, at
<http://www-ninch.cni.org/CALENDAR/calendar.html>, include the following:

* August 22
Coalition for Networked Information: New Learning Communities, Washington, DC

* October 1-3
European Commission
Brussels, Belgium

* November 17-22
The Association of Moving Image Archivists (AMIA), Bethesda, MD

* Feb 26-28, 1998
Consortium for School Networking (CoSN): K-12 School Networking '98
Washington, DC

* April 1-3, 1998
EP98, 7th International Conference on Electronic Publishing, Document
Manipulation and Typography
St Malo, France

Date: Tue, 29 Jul 1997 12:16:05 -0400 (EDT)
From: "David L. Gants" <dgants@parallel.park.uga.edu>
Subject: ESSLLI '97

>> From: pz@biomath.jussieu.fr (Pierre Zweigenbaum)

[Sorry for possible duplicates]


European Summer School in Logic, Language, and Information
Aix-en-Provence, France (August 11-22, 1997)


The ninth European Summer School in Logic, Language, and Information will
be held in Aix-en-Provence, France, from August 11 until August 22, 1997.

ESSLLI has as its main focus the intersection of the areas of logic,
linguistics, and computation. The programme includes courses, workshops and
symposia covering a variety of topics within six areas of interest: Logic,
Language, Computation, Logic & Computation, Computation & Language,
and Language & Logic. Courses are given at both introductory and advanced

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