Lectures & Forums















Translation Studies Salon: Translation and Modern Chinese History —— from a case study of
                                               translation in the Macartney Embassy to China 
Speaker: Professor Lawrence Wang-chi Wong - The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Time: 30 December, 2013

Topic: Etiquette of Foreign Affairs and Volunteers
Speaker: Zhang Kaian - Foreign Affairs Office Of Guangzhou Municipal Government
                 Xie Shuibin - Office of Guangzhou International Award for Urban Innovation
Time: 27 December, 2013

Translation Studies Salon: Analysing Value-laden Discourse in Trans-edited News Headlines
                                               with the Appraisal Framework
Speaker: Professor Zhang Meifang - University of Macau
Time: 24 December, 2013  

Reading Report: Modern Family Culture and the Social Models for Its Protection
Lecturer: Li Zhimin
Poetry Appreciation: Shao Chaoyang
Time: 20 December, 2013

Topic: The Relations between Undergraduate Japanese-language Teaching in China and Linguistics
Speaker: Professor Zhang Linsheng - Osaka Prefecture University, Japan
Time: 13 December, 2013

Topic: The Ideality of University and Education of Humanities
Speaker: Professor Ding Jianxin - Sun Yat-sen University
Time: 12 December

Topic: Nouns in Academic English
Speaker: Professor Susan Hunston - University of Birmingham, UK
Time: 12 December

Topic: Creative Nonfiction: the Art of Truth
Speaker: Jenny Lewis - School of Foreign Languages, SYSU
Time: 11 December, 2013

Translation Studies Salon: Retro-editing: Its Role in English Translations of Contemporary Chinese
Speaker: Shao Lu
Time: 10 December, 2013

Reading Report: Where Poetry Resides: Everyday Life Narrative in Frost’s Poetry
Lecturer: Luo Bin
Poetry Appreciation: Hu Min
Time: 6 December, 2013  

Topic: Cultural Dialogue, Cultural Identity, Cultural Misreading
Speaker: Professor Ou Hong - Sun Yat-sen University
Time: 5 December, 2103 

Topic: The Medieval Culture of Japan
Speaker: Professor Wei Lixin - Guangdong University of Foreign Studies
Time: 4 December, 2103

Topic: Reading and Workshop on German Contemporary Literature
Speaker: Matthias Politycki - German Writer
Time: 2 December, 2013

Topic: Linguistic Translation and Cultural Translation
Speaker: Professor Xu Yiping - Beijing Foreign Studies University
Time: 2 December, 2013 

Topic: “Japanese Language” in Japanese-Language Education - From the Perspective of Compilation
            of Comprehensive Japanese
Speaker: Professor Moriya Michiyo - Soka University, Japan
Time: 2 December, 2013  

Topic: Etiquette in Korea and France and Interaction between Korean and French
Speaker: Han-Up Jang - Ewha University, Korea
Time: 2 December, 2013

Topic: New Practice of International People-to-People Exchange
Speaker: Dr Lin Zuoping - China Education Association for International Exchange
Time: 29 November, 2013

Topic: Chinese learners learning English as a Second Language in mainland China: A systematic review
            from five perspectives
Speaker: Dr. Zhao Jing - Sun Yat-sen University
Time: 28 November, 2013

Translation Studies Salon: On Spatial Transition and Re-construction in Drama Translation -- A
                                               Case Study of Hong Shen’s translation of Dear Brutus
Speaker: Dr. Wang Xiulu - Sun Yat-sen University
Time: 26 November, 2013 

Topic: Politeness and Communication of French
Speaker: Professor Pu Zhihong - Sun Yat-sen University
Time: 22 November, 2013