About the Concentration
Requirements for the Concentration
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Lews Global Studies Center
Translation Studies Concentration

Five College Center for the Study of World Languages
Are you interested in learning a critical or lesser-taught language [Swahili, Turkish, Farsi, Urdu, among a dozen others]?  Would you like to continue studying your heritage language [Hindi, Haitian Creole, modern Greek]? The Five-College Center for the Study of World Languages offers academic-year courses for in up to 40 less-commonly taught languages. 

Current concentrators
Spring lecture series (CLT 150). All concentrators are welcome to attend the guest lecturers of the gateway course. See the full schedule.

"Literary translation saves us from provincialism." --Maia Evrona. Read more from the NEA Literature Translation Fellow here.


· Wednesday April 6
Ilija Trojanow’s reading in German and English followed by a discussion. See poster for more information.

· Monday April 11
Keyne Cheshire’s lecture “Translating Greek Tragedy to a Mythic Wild West” in The Art of Translation. See poster for more information.

· Tuesday April 12
Join Keyne Cheshire in the Five College Literary Translation Seminar "Unwritten Rules? Translating Oral Literature." See poster for more information.