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Wednesday, March 29, 2017


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From:  Prof. Shige (CJ) Suzuki, Department of Modern Languages and Comparative Literature

The Japanese program would like to cordially invite you and your students to attend the "Manga/Comics and Translation" symposium at Baruch College on Thursday, April 6 from 12:40 to 2:05pm in NVC 7-150.

This symposium invites scholars, translators, and professionals to discuss various processes and challenges of translating Japanese-language comics (manga) into English. It will illuminate the relatively invisible “work” of manga/comics translators, including their skills and challenges. In addition, the symposium will also highlight the specific nature of comics/manga medium. Unlike translation of text-based literary works, the translation of comics (manga) involved its media specific elements, including the publishing conventions of comics, reading orders, its formal nature (i.e., the image-word hybrid form), etc.

Please visit the following website for details:

To attend the symposium, please ​visit the following website and complete registration:

If you would like to bring your friends or family members, you need to register their names, too. Please go to the page linked above and complete the registration.



Shige (CJ) Suzuki, PhD

Assistant Professor

Department of Modern Languages and Comparative Literature

The City University of New York (CUNY), Baruch College

55 Lexington Avenue, Box 6-280, New York, NY 10010


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