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Call for papers for the special issue: “Translating and Interpreting Linguistic and Cultural Differences in a Migrant Era”

Categories: Postcolonial, American, Hispanic & Latino, Interdisciplinary, British, Lingustics, Popular Culture, Gender & Sexuality, World Literatures, African-American, Colonial, Revolution & Early National, Transcendentalists, 1865-1914, 20th & 21st Century, Medieval, Early Modern & Renaissance, Long 18th Century, Romantics, Victorian, 20th & 21st Century, Aesthetics, Anthropology/Sociology, Classical Studies, Cultural Studies, Environmental Studies, Film, TV, & Media, Food Studies, History, Philosophy, African & African Diasporas, Asian & Asian Diasporas, Australian Literature, Canadian Literature, Caribbean & Caribbean Diasporas, Indian Subcontinent, Eastern European, Mediterranean, Middle East, Native American, Scandinavian, Pacific Literature
Event Date: 2019-10-01 Abstract Due: 2018-10-15

The next monographic issue of the I-LanD Journal will be centred on exploring the role which translation and interpreting play as activities which potentially foster the recognition or misrecognition of, amongst others, sexual, ethnic, racial and class differences in an era of great waves of migrations, and will be edited by Eleonora Federici (University L'Orientale, Naples), and Rosario Martín Ruano and África Vidal Claramonte (University of Salamanca).

-Original contributions in English will be considered for publication in this issue.

Contact and submission email

• efederici@unior.it, africa@usal.es, mrmr@usal.es, ilandjournal@unior.it

Given the thematic scope of this issue, contributions should adhere to any of the following
broad research strands:
Translating gender and sexualities;
Translation and interpreting as cultural mediation;
Translation and ideology;
Translating and interpreting cultural differences in professional fields;
cinema and the Web;
Translation and representation of political and cultural differences in the press;
Recognition and marginalisation of sexual, cultural and ethnic differences in translated
Ethics and pedagogy of translation

Submission of abstracts to guest editors: October, 15th 2018.
Notification of acceptance/rejection to prospective contributors: by October, 30th 2018.
Submission of individual chapters to guest editors: February, 10th 2019.


Eleonora Federici