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News and Announcements

Open Position: Visiting Assistant Professor of Translation

Friday, September 16, 2022
The Faculty Fellow in Residence will be fully integrated into an energetic translation environment of emerging and seasoned translators and will gain a comprehensive understanding of and hands-on experience in the diverse dimensions of translation training. Fellows are expected to be in residence for the academic year and participate fully in the life of the Translation Program.

New National Translation Center Builds on UI's Strengths and Extends Reach

Wednesday, September 14, 2022
The new National Resource Center is intended to extend the UI’s reach beyond literary translation. Its four key aims are to:
—promote translation and global literacy across the University of Iowa,
—support faculty development and research,
—promote translation and global literacy among educators at all levels, and
—create a research hub and resource library for public use.

Upcoming Events

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Live from Prairie Lights | Aron Aji

Tuesday, February 7, 2023 7:00pm
Prairie Lights Books
Director of Translation Programs Aron Aji will read from his new translation of The Wounded Age and Eastern Tales, by Ferit Edgü, published by New York Review of Books. “A stark and ferocious love letter to a forgotten people, in a gorgeous translation that is utterly true to the wounded dreamscapes of the original. To read these pages is to be there, swept by mountain snows and the cruel winds of politics, undone by harsh beauty and the endless tragedy unfolding.” —Maureen Freely Ferit Edgü is...
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