Cfp – Translation in the creative industries

Posted by on Oct 14, 2016 in News

Call for Papers for the Journal of Specialised Translation on Translation in the Creative Industries.

Guest-Edited by Dionysios Kapsaskis (, this special issue of JoSTrans "aims to establish and investigate the role that translation plays in the growth of the creative industries." Articles exploring lingustic, cultural, sociological, pedagogical or professional aspects of translation in the creative sector, and in particular in the areas of visual arts, performing arts, design, cultural sites, cultural events, advertising, as well as publishing and printed media are welcome, as well as closely related areas like tourism, gastronomy and fashion.

Full-length papers (4k-7k words including endnotes and references), shorter pieces for the Translator's Corner section of the Journal and reviews (500-800 words) are all welcome.

Deadline: 1 February 2017

You can find the full Call for Papers here.