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Announcement Program for the Arts, 2013-2014

Jackman Humanities Institute Program for the Arts, 2013-2014
TRANSLATION AND THE MULTIPLICITY OF LANGUAGES

 
Translator in Residence: Peter Cole (Translator in Residence)
    Jill Ross, Medieval Studies and Comparative Literature
 
Cinematic Translations: The Work of John Akomfrah
    (Artist in Residence)
    Kass Banning, Cinema Studies
    Marieme Lo, Women & Gender Studies and African Studies
    Rinaldo Walcott, OISE: Sociology & Equity Studies

The Open Program of the Work Centre of Jerzy Grotowski and Thomas Richards
    (Artist in Residence; event series, 17 Feb. – 2 March 2014)
    Stephen Johnson, Drama, Theatre & Performance Studies
    Myrto Koumarianos, Ph.D. Candidate, Drama, Theatre & Performance Studies and Women & Gender Studies
    Jenny Salisbury, Ph.D. Candidate, Drama, Theatre & Performance Studies
 
R + G + B ≠ White
    (Two 2-week artist residencies in conjunction with exhibition, Fall 2013)
    Christof Migone, UTM Visual Studies and Blackwood Gallery
 
Exchanging Glances: Imag(in)ing Hindu-Muslim Visual Pieties in the Deccan
    (5-Lecture Series, Sept. & Nov. 2013, Jan., Mar., Apr. 2014)
    Karen Ruffle, UTM Historical Studies and Religion
    Ajay Rao, UTM Historical Studies and Religion

Speech Acts & Joyous Utterances:  Translating, Teaching, Learning and Living Indigenous Tribalographies 
    (Series of 4 events: 20-21 September 2013, 17-18 January, 21-22 March, and 19-22 June 2014)
    Jill Carter, Aboriginal Studies
    Deb McGregor, Centre for Aboriginal Initiatives
 
Beyond Babel:  Meanings in the Minds of Speakers
    (4-part Lecture series, 2 Fall 2013 and 2 Spring 2014)
    M. Cristina Cuervo, Linguistics and Spanish & Portuguese
    Susana Béjar, Linguistics
    Ana-Teresa Pérez-Leroux, Linguistics and Spanish & Portuguese
 
The Language Encounter in the French Americas, 16th – 18th Centuries
    (Conference, 1-2 November 2013)
    Paul Cohen, History
    Andreas Motsch, French

Travel and Translation in the Jewish World
    (Visitors: Galit Hasan-Rokem and Jack Kugelmass)
    Michael Lambek, Anthropology UTSC
    
From Performance to Text, from East to West: Translation, Transmission & Adaptation of Arabic Culture
    (Visitor: Jack Reynolds, Sept. 2013 or March 2014)
    Katje Goebs, Near & Middle Eastern Civilizations
    Suzanne Akbari, English and Medieval Studies
    Amira Mittermaier, Religion and Near & Middle Eastern Civilizations
 
The Translingual Practice of Chinese Landscape Interpretation
    (Visitor: Michael Cherney)
    Jennifer Purtle, Art and East Asian Studies
 
The Multiple Languages of Hobson-Jobson
    (Visitor: Kate Teltscher, second week of November 2013)
    Srilata Raman, Religion

Translating Ourselves: Mendelssohn’s ‘Living Script’
    (Workshop)
    Willi Goetschel, German and Philosophy


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