Center for Translation Studies



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  • 217-244-7455


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  • School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics

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University of Illinois is committed to world-class translation education and to the art and craft of translation. The goal the Translation Studies program  is to provide a combination of rigorous academic study and substantive real-life experience.

The Center for Translation Studies is a collaboration among the School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics, the Creative Writing Program, and Dalkey Archive Press to educate translators and to prepare them for the exciting opportunities available to them in today’s global economy.

Translators see a growing demand for their services in:

  • International corporations
  • Governmental and non-governmental agencies
  • International organizations
  • Web-based companies seeking to provide multilingual resources
  • Publishers translating world literature
  • Firms creating translation tools

The Center for Translation Studies offers world-class translation education and real-world opportunities to practice the art and craft of translation.

Partners Within the University of Illinois:

  • Modern Greek Studies

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