International Translation Day

AKSOB, Room 903, Beirut campus

The Translation Program at the Department of Humanities is celebrating the International Translation Day. The celebration includes a talk by Dr. Salam Diab-Duranton, games and prizes as well as an exhibition including translated books, magazines, dictionaries and other translation tools. This event will be a great opportunity to meet with several translation companies and publishing houses who are key players in the translation job market.


10:00 - 10:05    Welcoming Address - Dr. Paul Tabar, Chairman, Department of Humanities

10:10 - 10:30     Translation, Connecting the Two Banks of the Mediterranean: The Case of Antoine Galland, Dr. Salam Diab-Duranton, Grenoble, Alpes University

10:35 - 10:50     Break

10:55 - 12:00     Games and Prizes, Translation Students

12:00 - 13:00     Meeting representatives from translation companies and publishing houses; viewing an exhibition including books, dictionaries, and other translation tools