Disability in Translation

27/06/2014, 10:00 - 17:00

Free

Triangulation, by Ryan Prout

Programme

10:00 – 10:15 Welcome
10:15 – 11:00 Keynote Speaker Vivienne Orchard (University of Southampton ), Questions of Translation: The Case of Autism in France
11:00 – 11:10 Questions
11:10 – 11:15 Break
11:15 – 11:55 Panel 1 Ruth Swanwick (University of Leeds), Multilinguality and Multimodality and Deafness
Mike Gulliver (Bristol University), The Deaf Nation: Disability, Translation and the Question of Space
11:55 – 12:05 Questions
12:05 – 12:20 Coffee
12:20 – 13:00 Panel 2 Ryan Prout (Cardiff University) , Indigenising Disability: An Ethnobotanical View of Las Buenas Hierbas
Manon Davies (Cardiff University), Disability in Three Contemporary European Films
Dhyiaa Borresly (Cardiff University), Disability Terminology in Arabic and English: A Comparative Approach
13:00- 13:10 Questions
13:10 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 15:00 Workshop
Sue Leschen (Freelance Legal and Commercial Translator and Interpreter and Solicitor, non-practicing, Manchester)
Disability in Interpreting and Translating for Asylum Seekers and Refugees in the UK
15:00 – 15:05 Break
15:05 – 15:30 Round table

 

 

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1.07, Optometry Building
Maindy Road
Cardiff
CF24 4LU


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To take part as a delegate or as a speaker, please contact the event organisers, Dr Ruth Kitchen and Dr Ryan Prout [kitchenr@cf.ac.uk, proutr@cf.ac.uk]

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