Sonya Malaborza presents “L’accoucheuse de Scots Bay, une traduction pour l’Acadie”

November 20, 2021

There are some books that lend themselves to being translated for a marginalized audience. The Birth House by Ami McKay is one of those. Sonya Malaborza, who authored the French version of this novel with an Acadian readership in mind, will give us an overview of the strategies she adopted to complete this project and explain why Read More


Şehnaz Tahir Gürçağlar presents “Retranslation and the (Re)-reader”

October 21, 2021

Our conference series is back for yet another year of fascinating talks covering a variety of topics within the translation field. Focusing on responses by readers posted on online platforms, this talk will argue for the importance of incorporating reception data to create a 360-degree view of retranslation, both as text and social practice. The Read More


2021 Translation Graduates

June 28, 2021

The School of Translation would like to congratulate the following students on their successful completion of the Translation BA:  Meena Yaroub Ahmad Rachael Amanda Frances Buxton Adam Tadeusz Kozak Eden Isabella Minichiello Gloria Caroline Mwawasi Sabrina Paganelli Laura Danielle Paus Jalisa Robinson Jean-François St-Arnault Emily Victoria Tupis Véronique Widner Camilo Fernando Zuniga Bernal     Read More


SDL Trados Prize Winners

June 17, 2021

Congratulations to this year’s SDL Trados prize winners, Rachael Buxton (BA program) and Catherine Myers (MA program)! The SDL Trados Prize is awarded to a graduating BA and an MA student in recognition of excellent academic achievement and an interest in Computer-Assisted Translation tools.  


New translation courses coming soon!

June 9, 2021

The School of Translation is pleased to announce that the following optional courses will be offered in fall and winter 2021-2022.  GL/TRAN 3275: Machine Translation This course provides a basic introduction to machine translation. Students will learn about the history of machine translation, compare different types of machine translation systems, apply various machine translation evaluation Read More


Translation course announcements for Summer 2021 – Enrol now!

April 4, 2021

The Glendon School of Translation will be offering one (1) remote course this summer! Please refer to the Course Catalogue for more information about the courses offered in the department.   GL/TRAN 4210: Traduction spécialisée – Textes littéraires / Specialized Translation – Literary Texts (Bilingual) This course presents methods and strategies for analysis and translation Read More


Next in the Conference Series: “History of Translation: The Case of Hispanic America” by Georges L. Bastin

March 26, 2021

THE GLENDON SCHOOL OF TRANSLATION CONFERENCE SERIES  “History of Translation: The Case of Hispanic America” by Georges L. Bastin   The history of translation occupies its own place within translation studies, but research is still necessary if it is to achieve its ultimate goal: showing how translation has contributed to the history of humanity. This Read More


Next in the Conference Series: “Respecting Authentic Voices in Documentary Subtitling” with Christine York

March 2, 2021

THE GLENDON SCHOOL OF TRANSLATION CONFERENCE SERIES  Respecting Authentic Voices in Documentary Subtitling with Christine York   The nature of documentary film means that the speech it contains is mostly spontaneous, unlike the scripted dialogue of fiction films, and may include complex interactions between participants such as overlapping speech and unequal turn-taking. Subtitlers have a Read More


Next in the Conference Series: “The Multilingual Other: Reflections on Pierre Sonnerat’s Translation of India” with Sanjukta Banerjee

February 9, 2021

THE GLENDON SCHOOL OF TRANSLATION CONFERENCE SERIES  The Multilingual Other: Reflections on Pierre Sonnerat’s Translation of India with Sanjukta Banerjee   In this talk, Dr. Banerjee will discuss aspects of India’s multilinguality as described or alluded to in eighteenth-century Francophone travel writing on India. The focus is on French naturalist Pierre Sonnerat’s Voyage aux Indes Read More