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March 14, 2013

CFP 2013 Workshop in Scholarly and Literary Translation from Slavic Languages

Deadline: April 15, 2013

The Russian, East European and Eurasian Center (REEEC) at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign is pleased to invite applications for the Workshop in Scholarly and Literary Translation from Slavic Languages.

This workshop offers advanced graduate students and recent post-doctoral scholars an intensive translation experience in Russian, Ukrainian, Polish, Yiddish, Czech, Slovak, and Bosnian/Serbian/Croatian. Immersion into translation will take place under the expert guidance of senior translators, who will mentor students in the language of their interest. The workshop will also offer participants daily meetings with their mentors, presentations by specialists in translation, access to the University of Illinois library sources and bibliographic support from the Slavic Reference Service.

For more information and to apply, please visit the REEEC SRL page. To be considered, please indicate your interest in the Translation Workshop, the language you wish to work with and, if applicable, give bibliographical information (author, title, publication date, etc.) about the text you would like to translate. Those selected will receive funding support as well as access to the University of Illinois Summer Research Lab and Slavic Reference Service

Posted by jmkirsch at March 14, 2013 12:15 PM