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Singapore Translation Symposium
The first translation festival of its kind in Singapore, TranslateSingapore offers a thought-provoking and stimulating line-up of programmes this November!
TranslateSingapore is anchored by the Singapore Translation Symposium. This year, we will convene a day of talks and panel discussions by prominent speakers who will explore the challenges facing translation in the 21st century. We will cap the Symposium with a Roundtable discussion, as stakeholders from the public, corporate and community sectors give their perspectives on the Singapore translation industry.
Singapore Translation Symposium pass holders enjoy 10% discount off Singapore Writers Festival Pass (after Early Bird sales) and 10% discount at the SWF bookstore, The Select Centre Bookroom.
Keynote I TRANSLATING DIGITALLY: WILL LANGUAGE STILL MATTER?
Featuring Prof Kirpal Singh
Keynote II LITERARY TRANSLATION IN ISLAND SOUTHEAST ASIA: PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE
Featuring Prof Harry Aveling
Keynote III TRANSLATING WORDS IN STONE: CONFUCIAN RHETORIC, DAOIST SPELLS, AND BUDDHIST MINDGAMES
Featuring Prof Kenneth Dean
Panel Discussion and Q&A
Featuring Prof Harry Aveling, Prof Kirpal Singh & Prof Kenneth Dean
Moderated by Tan Dan Feng
Panel ‘VERSUS’ OR ‘UNIVERSAL’?
Featuring Nazry Bahrawi, Chen Yi-chiao & Daisy Ng
Moderated by Arista Kuo
Roundtable NAVIGATING THE SINGAPORE TRANSLATION INDUSTRY
Featuring Lee Siew Li, Susan Xu, Tan Dan Feng & Kanagalatha
Moderated by Bashir Basalamah
5pm - Symposium ends
Venue Partner Wee Kim Wee Centre, Singapore Management University
Supported by National Arts Council
Supporter SIM University
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Tue Nov 3, 2015
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM SGT
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM SGT
Full-day Pass (Standard) $80.00 Full-day Pass (Students; senior citizens) $60.00 Half-day Pass, AM session (Standard) $60.00 Half-day Pass, AM session (Students; senior citizens) $40.00 Half-day Pass, PM session (Standard) $60.00 Half-day Pass, PM session (Students; senior citizens) $40.00
- Venue Address
- Ngee Ann Kong Si Auditorium (Level 2). Singapore Management University. School of Accountancy and School of Law Singapore
Nearest stop Bras Basah MRT station (Circle Line). Visit map here, http://www.smu.edu.sg/campus-map
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