Copyright 2017 - Iasi-Chernivtsi Conference 2017
Latest update October 5, 2017
 
 
Iasi, WEDNESDAY, 11 October

OPTIONAL: Guided walking tour of the Iasi city centre (no charge).

Time: from 17.15 to 18.45. Meeting point: Union Square (Piața Unirii), in front of Unirea Hotel.

 
Iasi, THURSDAY, 12 October
9:00  Registration, Senate Hall 
9:30 Conference opening, Senate Hall
Addresses from: the Rectorate, the City, the Faculty of Letters Iasi, the Faculty of Letters Chernivtsi
10:00-11:00

Keynote lecture: Lance HEWSON, Senate Hall

Chair: Rodica DIMITRIU

11:00-11:30 Coffee break, Senate Hall
11:30-13:30

Parallel sessions 1

TEFL: Theory and practice I, Senate Hall

The theory and practice of translation I, Ferdinand Hall

Language in/and culture, 3rd floor, Faculty of Letters, Multimedia Room

Literature and linguistics I, 2nd floor, Faculty of Letters, “Grigore Veres” Room (3.15)

13:30-14:30 Lunch, Sala Pasilor Pierduti [“Hall of the Echoing Footsteps”] (Senate Hall area)
14.30-15:30

Keynote lecture: Valery MYKHAYLENKO, Senate Hall

Chair: Nadia YESYPENKO

15:45-17:30

/17:45

Parallel sessions 2

Literature and linguistics I, Senate Hall

Arts in dialogue, Ferdinand Hall

Identity reconsidered, 2nd floor , Faculty of Letters, “Grigore Veres” Room (3.15)

The many facets of literary translation I, 3rd floor, Faculty of Letters, Multimedia Room

Literary Studies, LMA Room

19:00 Opening reception  Panoramic Restaurant (Unirea Hotel)
 

Chernivtsi, FRIDAY, 13th October
6:15 

Coach trip from Iasi to Chernivtsi

Meeting place: Union Square, in front of Unirea Hotel

PASSPORT MANDATORY

13:00-14:00 Lunch in Chernivtsi (Blue Hall)
14:00-14:30 Conference opening in Chernivtsi, Red Hall
Addresses from: the Rectorate, the Faculty of Letters
14:30-15:30

Keynote lecture: Luc VAN DOORSLAER, Red Hall

Chair: Catalina ILIESCU GHEORGHIU

15:30-17:30

Parallel sessions 3

Language in/and culture III, Red Hall

Discourse studies I, Conference Hall (room 230)

TEFL: Theory & practice II, Conference Hall (room 149)

20:00

Welcome dinner Panska Huralnia

 
 
Chernivtsi, SATURDAY, 14th October
9:00-10:00 

Keynote lecture: Marta GIBINSKA, Red Hall

Chair: Odette BLUMENFELD

10:00-10:30 Coffee break (Blue Hall)
10:30-12:30

Parallel sessions 4

Literary journeys and (self)discoveries, Red Hall

The many facets of literary translation II, Conference Hall (room 230)

Discourse studies II, Room 140

The cultural turn in TEFL, Conference Hall (room 149)

12:30-14.00 Lunch (Blue Hall)
14:00-15:00

Keynote lecture: Stefan COLIBABA, Red Hall

Chair: Lyudmyla GRYZHAK

15:00-16.30

Parallel sessions 5

Contemporary issues in the media and the arts, Red Hall

The theory and practice of translation II, Conference Hall (room 230)

The cultural role of English today, Conference Hall (room 149)

16:30-18:00 [OPTIONAL: Chernivtsi city tour]
19:00 Farewell cocktail at the University Blue Hall
 
 
Chernivtsi, SUNDAY, 15th October
 
OPTIONAL:  Post-conference (optional) cultural programme
[Trip to Khotyn and Kamyanets-Podilsk, two old towns with medieval fortresses.
The trip can’t be organized for less than 10 participants.]
 
19:00 Return to Iasi (on Sunday)

NOTE: Participants should bring their passports for the Ukrainian border.