LINGUIST List 24.2489

Wed Jun 19 2013

Calls: Discourse Analysis, Lexicography, Translation/China

Editor for this issue: Alison Zaharee <alisonlinguistlist.org>



Date: 19-Jun-2013
From: Le Cheng <chengle163hotmail.com>
Subject: 4th International Conference on Law, Translation and Culture
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Full Title: 4th International Conference on Law, Translation and Culture Short Title: LTC4
Date: 13-Jun-2014 - 16-Jun-2014 Location: Shanghai, China Contact Person: Le Cheng
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >

Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis; Lexicography; Translation

Call Deadline: 30-Apr-2014

Meeting Description:

4th International Conference on Law, Translation and Culture
13-16 June 2014
East China University of Political Science and Law, Shanghai, China

This conference invites discussions regarding theoretical studies, applicational cases, and relevant works-in-progress on the key issues in legal translation and court interpreting. We promote research of, and welcome participation from, researchers of different cultural and language backgrounds, and from different disciplines and across jurisdictions.

Conference Chairs:

King-Kui Sin, President, Multicultural Association of Law and LanguageSuqing Yu, East China University of Political Science and Law

Convener:

Le Cheng, Secretary General/Vice-President, Multicultural Association of Law and Language

Co-organizers:

Multicultural Association of Law and Language
International Academy of Linguistic Law
School of Foreign Languages, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
School of Foreign Languages, China University of Political Science and LawSchool of Foreign Languages, Northwest China University of Political Science and Law
Center for Legal Discourse and Translation, Zhejiang UniversityUniversity of Geneva
University of Örebro

Keynotes:

Prof. Qinhua He, President of East China University of Political Science and Law, China
Prof. Deborah Cao, Griffith University, Australia
Prof. Fernando Prieto Ramos, University of Geneva, Switzerland
Mr. Zhujun Ruan, Procurator General of Jiading District, Shanghai, China

Plenary Speakers:

Prof. Jinbang Du, Guangdong University of Foreign Studies, ChinaProf. Laura Ervo, University of Örebro, Sweden
Dr. Kexing Li, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Dr. Wei Lin, Jinan University (Guangdong Province), China
Prof. Li Ma, East China University of Political Science and Law, China
Prof. Qinglin Ma, Northwest University of Political Science and Law, China
Dr. Karen McAuliffe, University of Exeter, UK
Dr. Wensheng Qu, East China University of Political Science and Law, ChinaProf. Lijin Sha, China University of Political Science and Law, China
Prof. Yunshu Xiao, Southwest University of Political Science and Law, China
Prof. Zhenhua Wang, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Call for Papers:

The themes include but are not limited to the following strands:

Legal Translation and Legal Transplant
Legal Translation History
Legal Translation and Lexicography
Courtroom Interpretation and Justice
Legal Translation and Culture
Legal Translation and Terminology
Legal Exchange and Cooperation
Legal Discourse and Translation
Legal Languages Comparison
Trainings on Legal Translation and Interpreting

All accepted full papers (6 pages) will be included in the indexed (CPCI-SSH) Proceedings of LTC4. Selected peer-reviewed papers (5000-8000 words) will be invited for publication in two special issues in International Journal of Law, Language & Discourse and International Journal for the Semiotics of Law, and an edited volume.

Important Dates:

Abstract submission: 31 December 2013 (within 300 words)Notification of acceptance: 31 January 2014
Early bird registration: 1-28 February 2014
Regular registration: 1-31 March 2014
Full paper (6 pages) submission (optional): 30 April 2014
Acceptance of full paper: 31 May 2014

Enquiries and Submissions:

Email: waiyuecupl.edu.cn
For more information, please visit http://www.wyxy.ecupl.edu.cn/.



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