The OCLC cosponsors the Translation Symposium at Oberlin College. Every year, students present literary works they have translated at a fast-paced, multilingual event that showcases the culture of intellectual creativity at the college.
Annual Translation Symposium
Keynote address by Mark Polizzotti, director of the publications program at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.
Past Translation Symposium Events and Speakers
April 2, 7 p.m., Student Translation Symposium
April 3, 4:30 p.m., Keynote: “In Praise of Borders (Not Walls): Translation and the Shibboleths of Identity,” by Mary Ann Newman, executive director of the Farragut Fund for Catalan Culture in the United States.
April 5, 5 p.m., Student Translation Symposium