Research Project

This event is part of a Fellowship project that involves examining the use of translation, specifically subtitling, by various activist groups connected with the Egyptian Revolution.

A brief summary of the project can be accessed on the website of the Centre for Translation & Intercultural Studies at the University of Manchester. See also the summary on the Arts and Humanities Research Council website.


Oxford March 2014


The project builds on and extends earlier work by Mona Baker on the role of translation and interpreting in protest movements, and more broadly in mediating political conflict. Relevant publications include the following:

Also of relevance and connected to this specific project:

And on translation/interpreting and conflict:





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