LINGUIST List 25.4128

Fri Oct 17 2014

Calls: Translation/Ukraine

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 17-Oct-2014
From: Sergiy Sydorenko <>
Subject: General and Specialist Translation / Interpretation: Theory, Methods, Practice
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Full Title: General and Specialist Translation / Interpretation: Theory, Methods, Practice

Date: 17-Apr-2015 - 17-Apr-2015
Location: Kiev, Ukraine
Contact Person: Sergiy Sydorenko
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >

Linguistic Field(s): Translation

Call Deadline: 15-Feb-2015

Meeting Description:

National Aviation University (Ukraine)
Siberian Federal University (Russian Federation)

8th International Conference
General And Specialist Translation / Interpretation: Theory, Methods, Practice
17-18 April 2015

We have a pleasure to announce the 8th International Conference “General and Specialist Translation/Interpretation: Theory, Methods, Practice” to be held at the National Aviation University, Kyiv, Ukraine. Speakers will be invited to present their talks at the conference in Kyiv on April 17, 2015 and to have their papers published in the Conference Proceedings.

Several sessions will be organized around the following broad topic areas:

- Specialist translation/interpretation: topical issues and prospects.
- Terminology in translation/interpretation perspective.
- Sociocultural and pragmatic aspects of translation/interpretation.
- Lexical, grammatical and stylistic aspects of translation/interpretation.
- Translation tradition and translation theory.
- Professional training of translators/interpreters.
- Translator’s / Interpreter’s job today: Risks and challenges.

Call for Papers:

Conference languages are English, Russian and Ukrainian.

Academics, researchers, graduate students, translators/interpreters wishing to participate are requested to send to the conference email address (see below) on or before the 15 February 2015 deadline:

- The Participant’s Proposal Form (see below)
- The paper formatted according to the requirements below.

Requirements for the Papers:

Format: MS Word, Times New Roman; length: 5-6 pages in a 14-point font; line spacing: 1.5; margins: 2 cm; pages should not be numbered.
References in the text should be made in square brackets, first the number of the title in the
References at the end of the paper, then the number of the page to which the reference is made, e.g. [6, p. 35]. In the References the titles should be given in the order they appear in the text.
Failure to comply with these requirements may result in the paper being turned down by the Conference organizers. The authors are solely responsible for the content of their papers.

The organizers advise the authors to check with the organizing committee by email to make sure that their papers have been received and accepted for publication.

Authors accepted for participation will be personally notified and invited by email.

Publication of participants’ reports in the Conference Proceedings (within the limit of 6 standard pages) is free. However, the conference organizers are not able to reimburse participants for any other costs connected with travel, accommodation, visa, etc.

Email for papers, Participant Proposal Forms, enquiries and other correspondence:

Contact Phones:

+38 044 406 6836 (office)
+38 067 704 4880 (mob.) Prof. Sergiy Sydorenko


The terms of participation specified in this Call for Papers are for participants from outside CIS countries only. Participants from Ukraine, Russian Federation and other CIS countries are advised to refer to the version of the Call for Papers for participants from CIS countries (please contact Organizing Committee by e-mail for details).

Participant Proposal Form:

1. Last name
2. First name
3. Place of employment
4. Position
5. Academic degree(s)
6. Title of the paper submitted to the conference
7. Do you plan to attend the conference personally?
8. Participant's email

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