The UMass Translation Center and the Nida School of Translation Studies (NSTS) are pleased to offer a joint scholarship for NSTS 2013, to be held May 20-31, 2013 in Misano Adriatico, Italy. The aim is to support translation scholars of lesser-known languages who might benefit from attending this intensive, global, two-week research symposium. This bursary is available to qualified applicants at the advanced PhD, post-doctoral, or junior faculty level, and is based on financial need. Those interested should apply to NSTS; all qualified applications will be considered for this special bursary.
The 2013 NSTS Nida Professors are Sherry Simon and Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak. The theme of the 2013 session is Translation, Gender, and Culture. The location is Misano Adriatico, a beautiful small seaside village just south of Rimini on the Adriatic coast, about 120 km southeast of Bologna.
The co-directors of the Nida School of Translation Studies are Stefano Arduini and Philip H.Towner. NSTS operates under the auspices of the San Pellegrino University Foundation in Misano Adriatico, Italy. Now in its seventh year, NSTS convenes for two weeks each May, bringing together scholars from around the world, including many of the top names in Translation Studies.
For more information about the Nida School for Translation Studies, please contact NSTS