E2.20, Cardiff Centre For Lifelong Learning
21-23 Senghennydd Road
Cardiff

CF24 4AG

Website: http://events.cardiff.ac.uk/view/translating-holocaust-poetry/
Email: europ-events@cardiff.ac.uk
Phone: 029 20 879656

Start: 12 Jun 2014 17:30
End: 12 Jun 2014 19:30

Holocaust poetics and translation

12 June 2014 Speaker: Professor Jean Boase-Beier

Professor Jean Boase-Beier will be discussing Translating Holocaust Poetry

Cardiff University are pleased to announce that on Thursday 12th June Professor Jean Boase-Beier will be discussing Translating Holocaust Poetry and all are welcome. Prof.Jean Boase-Beier studied English and Linguistics at the University of Regensburg, Germany, where she also lectured in Linguistics and German and led a research project funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinshaft (German Research Council) on Word Formation. She has taught Literary Translation, Linguistics, German and Stylistics at UEA since 1991 and set up UEA’s MA in Literary Translation in 1993. An Executive Committee member of the British Comparative Literature Association, member of the Advisory Panel of the British Centre for Literary Translation, and former Executive Committee member of the Translators Association, she is also a translator between German and English and the editor of the Visible Poets series of bilingual poetry books (Arc Publications).

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