Symposium on: Language and Arts of Resistance

One-Day Symposium


Language and Art of Resistance


April 14, 2015


The Department of English in the Faculty of Arts at the Islamic University of Gaza is pleased to invite you to participate in its upcoming one-day symposium titled


“Language and Art of Resistance”


to be held at the Islamic University of Gaza 10am – 16pm, April 14, 2015.


This symposium aims to provide a stimulating and interactive environment for researchers and practitioners in the areas of Applied Linguistics, Translation, Literature, and other forms of Creative Arts. They are all invited to present and share their works and research findings with respect to the aforementioned areas.


You are cordially invited to submit a paper or present findings of work-in-progress or share your artistic work related to language and art of resistance.  We would be grateful if you could send your presentation to my email ( not later than Wednesday April 1st 2015 by.


The keynote Speaker will be Mona Baker, Prof of Translation Studies and Director of Translation and International Studies at Manchester University.

Guest of honor: Alison Phipps, Professor of Languages and Intercultural Studies Co-Convener: Glasgow Refugee Asylum and Migration Network, University of Glasgow Scotland.