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The Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication (PTIC) offers a diverse curriculum that allows undergraduates to develop their understanding of intercultural communication from numerous perspectives. 

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Want to learn more about the program? Listen in. 

PTIC certificate
Certificate Program

Undergraduates can delve deeper into translation issues by pursuing a certificate.

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Lecture Series

The lunchtime series attracts world renowned experts in the field.

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Bookshelf

The PTIC faculty have written prolifically on translation issues.

The point of the course was not to produce translators, but to produce citizens who can understand the issues of translation."
David Bellos
Director of PTIC and the Global Seminar in Geneva in 2014

Announcements

  • The Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies at Princeton University invites applications for a two-day Translation Workshop, to be held on May 1-2, 2019, focusing on the translation of Modern Greek texts into English. The goal of the workshop is to encourage collaborative, creative thinking about specific projects, and also to further an interest in Greek literature as a growing field for literary translation. The organizing committee will choose promising early-career translators with interest and ability in Modern Greek.

 

Events

Sep23

From Spoken to Signed: American Sign Language Translation

Noah Buchholz

12:00pm - 1:30pm | 144 Louis A. Simpson International Building

Oct2

The Power & Poetry of the Popol Vuh, the Creation Epic of the Maya

Michael Bazzett, Poet, Teacher, Translator

12:00pm - 1:30pm | 216 Aaron Burr Hall

Oct7

The Politics of Translation - The Discovery of Walter Benjamin in China

Nannan Liu

12:00pm - 1:30pm | 144 Louis A. Simpson International Building

More Resources

Review the University Registrar for program requirements. 

For questions, contact

Yolanda Sullivan

Program Manager

609-258-9864

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