Webinar: ‘Translating the borders of Japanese literature’ by Dr Vicky Young (2001)

Date & timeWednesday, 10 March 10:30am - 11:30am
LocationOnline
CostFree of charge
Booking closing date Tuesday, 9 March 12:00pm
Event type Webinar

Join us on Wednesday 10 March for our fourth Trinity Hall webinar. We look forward to welcoming Dr Vicky Young (2001), Trinity Hall alumna, Kawashima Lecturer in Japanese Literature
and Culture in the Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Cambridge, and a Fellow of Selwyn College.

The webinar will take place at 10.30am (GMT) on Wednesday 10 March and will last approximately 30 minutes with an opportunity for Q&A at the end. There is no charge to attend however booking is required. The webinar will be hosted live via Zoom.

Title

‘Translating the borders of Japanese literature’

Summary

In this webinar, Dr Young will present on her current research on questions of ‘national’ and ‘world’ literature from the perspective of Japanese texts, and what translation has to do with it.

More information coming soon.

Biography

Dr Vicky Young (2001) is the Kawashima Lecturer in Japanese Literature and Culture in the Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Cambridge, and a Fellow of Selwyn College.

View Dr Young’s full bio online at the Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

How to register

Online: Online booking is now open – please click here.

By email: Contact alumnioffice@trinhall.cam.ac.uk with your name and how you are affiliated with the College. If you are an alumnus/alumna of the College, please include your matriculation year.

Please register no later than midday on Tuesday 9 March.

You will receive the joining instructions by 5pm (GMT) on Tuesday 9 March which will include the link to Zoom. If you have not received the link by this date and time, please check your spam box before contacting alumnioffice@trinhall.cam.ac.uk.

Contact

If you have any queries, please contact Emma Grieveson on alumnioffice@trinhall.cam.ac.uk.

Donations to the Student Support Fund

There is no charge to attend the webinar however, we would be incredibly grateful if you would consider donating what you may have spent on a drink on a night out to our student support funds. Donations will help students facing unexpected financial challenges due to the coronavirus pandemic. No gift is too small as collectively, we can make a huge difference to our students. Thank you.

“When COVID-19 hit, within a week my savings all but disappeared, taking with them my ability to pay for fees, housing and groceries. Had it not been for the Hardship Fund, as well as the considerate, caring and hardworking people at Trinity Hall, I don’t know how I would have made it through these difficult times.” Current PhD student

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£2.00 Cappuccino | £3.80 Trinity Hall Ale | £2.50 Pint of Lager
£3.00 Gin | £6.90 Bottle of wine
| £18.20 a round of all the above

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