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LINGUIST List 19.1161

Mon Apr 07 2008

Confs: Translation/UK

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        1.    Sarah McNicol, Forbidden Fruit

Message 1: Forbidden Fruit
Date: 06-Apr-2008
From: Sarah McNicol <ffruithotmail.co.uk>
Subject: Forbidden Fruit
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Forbidden Fruit

Date: 19-Jun-2008 - 21-Jun-2008
Location: Southport, UK, United Kingdom
Contact: Sarah McNicol
Contact Email: contactenlaces.co.uk
Meeting URL: http://enlaces.co.uk/forbiddenfruit.aspx

Linguistic Field(s): Translation

Subject Language(s): English (eng)

Meeting Description:

The conference will focus on the censorship of print, electronic and other
literary and information resources for young people.

Several of the papers are going to deal with translation, specifically:

Censorship in the Greek Tragedies' Adaptations for Children.
Dr Moula Evangelia, Public Education of Greece, Greece.

Looking in the 'Problem' Basket: The Translation of Australian Cultural
Referents in Children's Books
Helen T Frank, School of Languages and Linguistics, The University of Melbourne,
Victoria, Australia

Young Adult Fiction in Malta ... Do We Dare?
Dr Christopher Gruppetta, Merlin Library Ltd, Malta

There are general details about the conference at

And further details about the programme at http://enlaces.co.uk/ffruitprog.aspx

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