About Singapore Translation Symposium
- develop the capability of the local translation industry;
- encourage the translation of Singapore literature into local languages;
- raise public awareness of the role of translation in a multicultural and multilingual society;
- facilitate the exchange of best practices among practitioners.
Scheduled as a one-day event on 24 September 2022, the Symposium will convene local and international translators, writers, experts and various stakeholders in a series of talks and discussions. They examined pertinent issues and topics, and explored opportunities for collaboration and knowledge-sharing.
Session #1 Keynote: Moving Forward with Literary Translation
Session #2: Translating for the Stage
Session #3: Let's Translate: Translation Circle!
Session #4: Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Literary Translation
Session #5: Judging Translated Literary Works