Translation and the Many Languages of Resistance

Revolution-Fist‘The Only Thing Worth Globalizing Is Dissent’

Translation and the Many Languages of Resistance

A three-day conference held in Cairo, 6-8 March 2015

Funded by the Arts & Humanities Research Council, UK

Organized by Mona Baker, Yasmin El Rifae, and Mada Masr

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Material uploaded under Resources/Globalizing Dissent  relates to the above conference, and is intended to allow those who attended the conference to revisit the highlights of a particularly inspiring event, and those who didn’t to catch a glimpse of the many wonderful discussions we had.
Everything here is free to download, circulate, and post on blogs and other sites, provided the source is acknowledged.
To download the full programme, with abstracts and bios of speakers, click here: Globalizing Dissent Delegate Booklet Final.
Click here or here to read Ahmed Refaat’s review of the conference in Mada Masr, published 15 March 2015.
Below is a trailer for the event. You can access videos of individual plenaries by selecting them from the drop down menu under this Resources section.

You might also want to view the promotional leaflet for a collected volume featuring some of the speakers who presented at the conference, as well as others who didn’t: Translating Dissent flyer. The volume will be published by Routledge in late 2015.