Call for Papers

3rd International Translation Conference

« Translation: New Destinations »

Istanbul, 08-10 May 2013


Yıldız Technical University

Faculty of Science and Letters

Department of French Translation and Interpreting


Second Call for Papers

On the occasion of its 20th anniversary, Department of French Translation and Interpreting is organizing an international translation studies conference in order to provide a framework for discussing new destinations in translation studies.

Translation, an impetus for human evolution, is one of the most important subject matters in academic research in line with innovations of our era. Going beyond imposing limits, translation studies is enriched by new perspectives and travels to new destinations. Considering translation as a multifaceted concept which involves numerous parameters, this conference proposes the opportunity to explore theoretical and practical issues in translation with innovative points of view, to analyze the nature of present-day problematics and develop possible solutions.

Papers will be 20 minutes with a further 10 minutes of discussion and are to be presented in French, English and Turkish. Please send a 250-400 word abstract by 6 January 2013 to, including key words, a brief biographical note and e-mail address.

Organizing Committee

Scientific Committee                                            Organizing Committee

Hasan ANAMUR                                                       Füsun Bilir ATASEVEN

Füsun Bilir ATASEVEN                                               Emine Bogenç DEMİREL

Christian BAILLU                                                       Sündüz Öztürk KASAR

Emine Bogenç DEMİREL

Yves GAMBIER                                                       

Daniel GILE                                                              

John HUMBLEY                                                        Contact

Sündüz Öztürk KASAR                                              Ayşe AYHAN

Jean-Yves LEDISEZ                                                  Pınar Güzelyürek ÇELİK

 Igor MEL’ČUK                                                         Lale Arslan ÖZCAN

Magdalena NOWOTNA


 Venue: Yıldız Teknik Üniversitesi Beşiktaş Kampüsü Yıldız Mahallesi, 34330 Beşiktaş ISTANBUL/TURQUIE