AALITRA SYMPOSIUM 2019 TRANSLATING TRADITIONAL TALES AND FOLKLORE

Australian Association for Literary Translation

Event Date: 
14 September 2019
Author / Presenters: 
TRANSLATORS: Stephanie Smee (French & Swedish), Harley Dunolly-Lee (Australian Indigenous languages) Ruth Singer (Australian Indigenous languages) and Omid Tofighian (Farsi/Persian)

The 2019 AALITRA Symposium will explore methods and protocols for translating Australian Indigenous languages, the translation of French and Swedish traditional tales and the particular experience of translating a unique book form the Persian (Farsi) - 'a form of literary experimentation' 'incorporating myth and folklore' ...
UNESCO's International Year of Indigenous Languages and the ILF (Indigenous Literacy Fund) will be highlighted.

To be held atthe Multicultural Hub, 506 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne on Saturday 14 September 2019, 1.30 pm to 5.30 pm

RSVP before 10 September to AALITRA: aalitra.australia@gmail.com or contact the convenor, elaine.lewis@gmail.com
A FREE EVENT – BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL AS SEATING IS LIMITED