Workshop for Literary Translation
We invite applications for a Literary Translation Workshop to be held at Salesian College,Sonada.The workshop will be conducted on 27,28 and 29 June, 2017. Students, young academics, translators & anyone with demonstrable interest in translation may apply.

The Workshop is being organised by the Centre for Translation of Indian Literatures (CENTIL), Department of Comparative Literature, Jadavpur University, as part of Project Anuvad (UGC-UPE 2: Cultural Resources and Social Sciences), in collaboration with Salesian College Sonada.

The Workshop will work with Bangla, Nepali and English. The workshop sessions will aim to encourage consensus translation of literary texts in groups. Texts will be selected keeping in mind the theme "Darjeeling in Bangla Literature" & "Kolkata in Indian Nepali Literature".

Each group will work together to produce at least one shared translation of an extract. Some of the translations produced during the course of the workshop may be published.

Application forms are available from the office of the Centre for Translation of Indian Literatures (CENTIL) on the second floor of the UG Arts Building, Jadavpur University and Salesian College, Sonada and Siliguri campus.

Workshop Postponed to 27th-29th June 2017

Interested candidates may apply :
  • Fill the application form.
  • Mail to : jstranswork@salesiancollege.net
  • Kindly attach all the relevant documents with the Mail.
  • Last Day of Application: 15th June 2017
  • The forms may also be submitted in hard copy at the CENTIL office on the second floor of the UG Arts Building, Jadavpur University and Salesian College, Sonada and Siliguri
  • Date of Acceptance : 20nd June 2017 (by e-mail)

Outstation participants would have to make their own arrangements and fund their travel, accommodation will be provided.

The forms are available online at: www.salesiancollege.in

Notification & Application Form

For further queries, you may contact us on 033-24572156/7980750042 (Jadavpur University)/ 9609719100 (Salesian College)


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