Digital Resources Event, and Translation Workshop

  • Date: Friday 6 November 2015
  • Time: 14:00 - 17:00
  • Location: Baines Wing Room 4.12, University of Leeds

Free entry (no need to book)

For this event on digital resources we are delighted to be joined by renowned translator, editor and publishing consultant Eric Abrahamsen, founder of Paper Republic; expert on online popular fiction and new media Dr Heather Inwood, and Sean McGibney, co-founder of The Chairman’s Bao, the hugely successful site for reading Chinese newspapers. For all students of Chinese, translation, and for anyone interested in reading Chinese literature in translation, genre fiction and the internet, and the use of digital technology in Chinese language-learning, this is not to be missed!

Schedule:

2.00 – 3.30 – Presentations by Eric Abrahamsen, Heather Inwood and Sean McGibney

3.30 – 4.00 – Refreshments and bookstall

4.00 – 5.00 – Roundtable discussion