Distinguished Visitor Program - Professor Yifeng Sun

The School of Languages and Cultures is delighted to welcome Professor Yifeng Sun (University of Macau) to The University of Queensland in August 2018. 

Yifeng Sun is Chair Professor of Translation Studies at the University of Macau, and formerly the Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Director of the Centre for Humanities Research at Lingnan University, Hong Kong, and Vice President of the International Association for Translation and Intercultural Studies. In addition, he served as an Honorary Professor at The University of Queensland. He was educated or conducted research at the Universities of Nanjing, Cardiff, Westminster, Cambridge, Leiden and Oxford. 

Public Lecture: Empowering Translation

9 August 2018 6:00pm8:15pm
Join the School of Languages and Cultures on Thursday 9 August for a Public Lecture, presented by Professor Yifeng Sun.

One-on-one / Group Consultations with Professor Sun

8 August 2018 10:00am9 August 2018 4:00pm
During consultation sessions with Professor Sun, UQ staff and HDR students will have an opportunity to discuss their projects and particular questions that are relevant to their research in translation studies.

Workshop: How is Translation Possible?

7 August 2018 3:30pm5:00pm
Professor Sun's workshop will address the following question: What happens to translation, or rather, how does the translator translate the untranslatable?

Masterclass: Translating Cultures

6 August 2018 4:00pm5:30pm
Join the School of Languages and Cultures for a special Masterclass titled "Translating Cultures" presented by Professor Yifeng Sun from the University of Macau.