LINGUIST List 32.210

Thu Jan 14 2021

Calls: Applied Ling, Socioling, Translation/Online

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <>

Date: 14-Jan-2021
From: Danguole Satkauskaite <>
Subject: MultiMeDialecTranslation 8
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Full Title: MultiMeDialecTranslation 8
Short Title: MMDT8

Date: 06-May-2021 - 07-Jun-2021
Location: Online, Lithuania
Contact Person: Danguole Satkauskaite
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Sociolinguistics; Translation

Call Deadline: 01-Feb-2021

Meeting Description:

MultiMeDialecTranslation is an interdisciplinary conference, operating at the interface of linguistics, media, communication, and translation studies. It is a continuous scientific event organized since 2002 in different European universities.

Call for Papers:

Please find the registration and abstract submission form here:

Topic areas:
- audiovisual translation of language varieties (dubbing, subtitling, voice-over),
- dialect translation of language varieties in the context of minority languages and regional languages,
- translation of language varieties on stage (theatre, opera, songs, comedy shows, stand-up comedy),
- translation of language varieties in comics and graphic novels,
- translation of language varieties in audio description and subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing,
- rendering of language varieties in video game localization,
- translation of culture specific items in audiovisual production,
- features of amateur translation of audiovisual content,
- translation of language varieties and diglossia,
- polysemiotic translation of language varieties and foreign language teaching.

Extended submission of abstracts: 1 February 2021

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