Thursday, 27 December
140. Global Technologies of Translation: Missionary Anthropology and the Planetary Challenge of Language and Culture
8:45–10:00 p.m., Colorado, Sheraton Chicago
A special session
1. “Melville’s Typee, Translation, and the Depths of Time,” Christopher Freeburg, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana
2. “Christian Translations: Indian Grammar and the Quest for a Universal Language,” Sarah Rivett, Washington Univ.
3. “Techniques du corps: Senegalese Basketball and the Art of Translation,” Michael Ralph, Cornell Univ.
Respondent: Wai Chee Dimock, Yale Univ.
For copies of papers, write to email@example.com after 1 Dec.