The conference ‘Queering Translation – Translating the Queer’, to be held in Vienna from 26 till 28 March 2015, aims to explore the common ground, both on a theoretical and a practical level, of Translation Studies and Queer Studies and promote cross-fertilization between these disciplines.

Possible themes include:

  • Queer theorizing of translation/interpreting
  • Intersections between Queer Studies and cultural translation
  • Queering translation/interpreting pedagogy
  • Translating/interpreting (for) marginalized sexualities
  • Constructing Queer identities across cultures / in translation
  • Translation of Queer theoretical writing
  • Translation of LGBT fiction/films
  • Queer representations of translators/translation

Presentations will be 20 minutes in length, followed by discussion. Conference languages will be English and German.

Abstract proposals should be sent in by 30 September 2014 to (queertranslation null@null univie

For more information, please click here (https://queertranslation NULL.univie

Call for papers: Queering Translation – Translating the Queer (Vienna, 26-28 March 2015)
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