About the conference

The conference ‘Translation and the Periodical’ will be hosted from 13-15 September 2023 at Ghent University in Belgium (on-site event). More information about the venue and how to get to Ghent is available at the Practical information page.

The conference will start with a postgraduate workshop on 13 September, followed by the main conference on 14 and 15 September. See the call for papers and find the programme here.

The event is a collaborative effort between Ghent University and partners at Uppsala University, NUI Galway, University of Tartu and the University of the Basque Country.


Keynote speakers

  • Şehnaz Tahir Gürçağlar (Glendon College York University, Canada/ Boğaziçi University, Turkey)
  • Evanghelia Stead (Versailles Saint-Quentin University, France)


Scientific committee

  • Laurence Brogniez (Université Libre de Bruxelles)
  • Clément Dessy (Université Libre de Bruxelles)
  • Anne O’Connor (Galway University)
  • Tom Toremans (KU Leuven)
  • Beatrijs Vanacker (KU Leuven)
  • Cedric Van Dijck (Vrije Universiteit Brussel)
  • Luc Van Doorslaer (University of Tartu/KU Leuven)
  • Birgit Van Puymbroeck (Vrije Universiteit Brussel)


Organizing committee

Dominic Bentley-Hussey, Christina Bezari, Jo De Brie, Brecht de Groote, Miguel Ángel Guerra Blázquez, Francis Mus, Anna Namestnikov, Gaëtan Regniers, Piet Van Poucke