Translation Workshop Schedule

The Translation Workshop is open only to Registered Participants.

DAY 1 – 15 SEPTEMBER 2017 – FRIDAY
11:30 – 12:30 | Venue: LH1 MCPH

Inaugural address – V B Tharakeshwar, “Theories of Translation: Can translation be a predetermined act?”

12:30 – 1:30 | Venue: LH1 MCPH

Anjum Katyal, “Indigenise or universalize: Translating the hyper local texts of Mahashweta Devi”

1.30 – 2.30 

Lunch Break

2:30 – 3:30 | Venue: LH1 MCPH

Bharath Gupt, “Translation or Retelling, What did the Ancient Indians do?”

3.30 – 3.45 

Tea Break

3:45 – 4:45 | Venue: LH1 MCPH

Shanta Gokhale, “Who is the ideal translator?”

DAY 2 – 16 SEPTEMBER 2017 – SATURDAY
REGIONAL ENCOUNTERS
9:30 – 10:30 | Venue: LH1 MCPH

Shivarama Padikkal, “Word View: Negotiations between anthropological to aesthetic in translations from Kannada to English” (From English Geethegalu to now)

10:30 – 10:45 

Tea Break

10:45 – 11:45 | Venue: LH1 MCPH

V S Sreedhara, “Kuvempu, Bhyrappa, URA and Karnad – What do they become in English?”

11:45 – 1:15 | Venue: LH1 MCPH

K V Akshara, “Stage-craft: Capturing theatre in language – Translating Bhavabhuti to Kannada”

1:15 – 2:15 

Lunch Break

2:15 – 3:15 | Venue: LH1 MCPH

Chandrakanth Pokhale, “Form and language: Marathi to Kannada (short story, essay and abhang)”

3.15 – 3.30 

Tea Break

3:30 – 4:30 | Venue: LH1 MCPH

O L Nagabhushana Swamy, “From translation to translation – Working with Tolstoy, Singer, Rulfo and Rilke”

DAY 3 – 17 SEPTEMBER 2017 – SUNDAY
9:30 – 10:30 | Venue: LH1 MCPH

Velcheru Narayana Rao, Professor of Telugu and Indian Literatures, University of Chicago, “Between constraints and agency: Translating classical poetry”

10.30 – 11.00

Tea Break

11:00 – 12:00 | Venue: LH1 MCPH

N S Gundur, “Finding Rhyme and Reason: Understanding the Paradigms of Translation with Special Reference to Reading Raghavanka in English”

12:00 – 1:00 | Venue: LH1 MCPH

Deepa Ganesh, “Translating Vachanas into English: AK Ramanujan and H S Shivaprakash”

1:00 – 2:00

Lunch Break

2:00 – 3:30 | Venue: LH1 MCPH

K V Akshara, “Shakespeare’s multiple journeys into Kannada”