Warwick Italian Language Workshop: Roman words in “Roma Capoccia” by Antonello Venditti

Our #transcollaborator Martina Severin tells us about her experience of projecting and conducting an Italian language workshop within the 'language learning' strand of the collaborative translation project. 10th May 2017 As an Italian Erasmus student, I decided to propose a project for a workshop that would represent my nationality, in particular the part of Italy … Continue reading Warwick Italian Language Workshop: Roman words in “Roma Capoccia” by Antonello Venditti

New article: ‘Focus on language sensitivity: collaborative translation in language class’

The article Focus sulla sensibilità linguistica: la traduzione collaborativa nella classe di lingua has been published on the last issue of the journal Italiano LinguaDue. It discusses the rationale behind the series of #Transcollaborate workshops held at Warwick  in 2016 and conducted by the two co-authors. The full article (in Italian) can be downloaded from the journal … Continue reading New article: ‘Focus on language sensitivity: collaborative translation in language class’

WARWICK 2016

Paper: "Collaborative translation and language learning: a post-monolingual approach" By Chris Griffiths and Jessica Trevitt.  In July 2016, Chris and Jessica presented the TransCollaborate model and some initial findings at the LLAS conference Frameworks for Collaboration and Multilingualism: Languages in Higher Education, held at Warwick University (UK). The paper emphasised the value of collaborative translation as … Continue reading WARWICK 2016

Warwick English Language Learning Workshops: Idioms, Proverbs, and Ciao (but only for now) Transcollaborators!

by Georgia Our first series of collaborative translation workshops has come to a close, and as coordinator of the English language-learning element, I owe a big ‘grazie’ to all the transcollaborators: Alessia, Argentina, Arianna, Caterina, Chiara, Daniele, Davide, Debora, Erica, Federica T., Federica S., Lisa, Martina, Monica, Sabrina, Sara, e Simona, grazie mille! I have … Continue reading Warwick English Language Learning Workshops: Idioms, Proverbs, and Ciao (but only for now) Transcollaborators!