Troubling Translation(s): A Graduate Student Conference

Poster for Troubling Translations: A Graduate Student Conference
21 Feb 2020 - 2:30pm to 22 Feb 2020 - 6:00pm
South Asia Studies Seminar Room (rm 551, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center)
Open to the Public

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Troubling Translation(s), a graduate student conference, will convene Friday, February 21 2:30 to 7 PM and Saturday, February 22 10 AM to 6 PM. The conference will gather in the South Asia Studies Seminar Room (rm 551, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center). Panels will engage with "translation" understood capaciously, examining the material and linguistic processes, acts, and politics of translation in a range of contexts and foci. See program for specific paper titles and timing.

Cosponsors: Department of Religious Studies, Department of South Asia Studies, the Program for Comparative Literature & Literary Theory, SASgov, GAPSA, Annenberg Graduate Council, Middle East Center, South Asia Center, Penn Forum for Global Islamic Studies, Center for Advanced Research in Global Communication, Lauder Institute. 

Free and open to the public. No RSVP necessary. Photo ID necessary for entrance. For more information, email:

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