Thursday, 29 December
593. Translation and Colonialism
7:15–8:30 p.m., Monroe East, Washington Hilton
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Translation
Presiding: Kathleen Ann Ross, New York Univ.
1. “Instruments of Colonialism: The Dakota-English and English-Dakota Dictionaries of 1890 and 1902,” John Hunt Peacock, Jr., Maryland Inst. Coll. of Art
2. “Conquering Texts: French Colonialism in Arabic Translation,” Dorian F. Bell, Univ. of Pennsylvania
3. “Postcolonialism and the Problem of Translation,” Subramanian Shankar, Univ. of Hawai‘i, Manoa