Globalizing Dissent

Leil-Zahra Mortada: Translation and Solidarity in Words of Women from the Egyptian Revolution

Leil-Zahra Mortada: Translation and Solidarity in Words of Women from the Egyptian Revolution

Plenary 3 الترجمة والتضامن في مشروع الفيلم التسجيلي كلمات نساء من الثورة المصرية ليل زهره مرتضي Note: This plenary was delivered via Skype, in the format of a conversation with Mona Baker and the audience, because the Egyptian authorities refused to grant Leil a visa. Abstract Translation has been an integral part of Words of Women from the Egyptian Revolution from its very first stages. Subtitling the speech of the women interviewed into a variety of languages is not just an issue of disseminating information and making their unique experiences accessible to as many people as possible, but is part of a broad expression of political commitment that assumes different forms.
Mada Masr: Journalism as Translation

Mada Masr: Journalism as Translation

Lina Attalah Plenary 2 الصحافــــة باعتبارهــــا ترجمــــة  مدي مصر This panel was organized and moderated by Mada Masr and featured the following panelists: Lina Attalah, Chief Editor of Mada Masr Ahmad Ragab, Managing Editor of Al-Masry Al-Youm‘s Website Mostafa Mohie, Journalist at Mada Masr and MA Candidate in Anthropology Yasmin El-Rifae, Freelance Writer, Palestine Festival of Literature Abstract Across different media platforms, the state-run, the corporate and the independent, there has been a generation of journalists who have been fighting for a true meaning of journalism as an act of witnessing events and mediating them.
Translation and the Many Languages of Resistance

Translation and the Many Languages of Resistance

‘The Only Thing Worth Globalizing Is Dissent’ Translation and the Many Languages of Resistance A three-day conference held in Cairo, 6-8 March 2015 Funded by the Arts & Humanities Research Council, UK Organized by Mona Baker, Yasmin El Rifae, and Mada Masr https://globalizingdissent.wordpress.com Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/globalizingdissent Material uploaded under Resources/Globalizing Dissent relates to the above conference, and is intended to allow those who attended the conference to revisit the highlights of a particularly inspiring event, and those who didn't to catch a glimpse of the many wonderful discussions we had.