The Second International Think Tank on the History of Translation and Interpreting

University of Graz, 6-7 December 2019.

The Think Tank II on Translation History is organized by Pekka Kujamäki, Michaela Wolf and Chris Rundle, and hosted by the Department of Translation Studies, University of Graz. The event is a follow up to the Think Tank on Translation History which took place in Bertinoro, Italy, in March 2019, and was hosted by the Department of Interpreting and Translation of the University of Bologna.

We are pleased to welcome the following distinguished scholars:

  • Paul Cohen (Toronto)
  • Hilary Footitt (Reading)
  • Hephzibah Israel (Edinburgh)
  • Pekka Kujamäki (Graz)
  • Anne Lange (Tallinn)
  • Daniele Monticelli (Tallinn)
  • Outi Paloposki (Turku)
  • Christopher Rundle (Bologna)
  • Larisa Schippel (Vienna)
  • Michele Sisto (Chieti)
  • Michele Troy (Hartford)
  • Michaela Wolf (Graz)

The Event
The main purpose of the Think Tank is to complete preparations for the launch of the History and Translation Network. It will also include a public Roundtable on “History and Translation” which will take place on Friday 6 December at 9:00.

The Venue
The Think Tank will take place at the Department of Translation Studies of the University of Graz, Merangasse 70, Graz, Austria.