SEIS Academic Forum Series (No.699)
Forum on Translation Studies
How to Publish TS Papers in International Journals?
主讲人：Roberto A. Valdeón 博士
Editor-in-Chief of Perspectives：Studies in Translatology
General Editor of the prestigious Benjamins Translation Library
This talk will explore how to publish papers of Translation Studies in international journals. It introduces the major international TS journals, analyzes the current trends and hot topics in publishing papers in the discipline of TS and offers suggestions for paper publication in international journals based on the speaker’s personal experience as the chief editor of A&HCI journal Perspectives.
Roberto A. Valdeón (Masters’ degree in Translation and English Literature, University of Glasgow, UK, 1990; Ph. D. in English Studies, University of Oviedo, Spain, 1993) has published extensively on EFL and translation, including contributions to international journals including in SSCI, A&HCI and Scopus, such as Across Languages and Cultures, Meta, Language and Intercultural Communication, Target, International Journal of Applied Linguistics, Languages in Contrast, Philological Quarterly, Translation Studies, Terminology, Intercultural Pragmatics, Intercultural Communication and Translation and Interpreting Studies. He is a member of the international advisory board of Vigo International Journal of Applied Linguistics (University of Vigo) and John Benjamins’s Handbook of Translation Studies and Forum.
In 2011-2012 he joined the University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA, as a visiting scholar, and in 2013 he was a visiting professor at the University of Leuven, Belgium. He has been appointed research fellow at the University of the Free State, South Africa, for the period of 2014-2017 and honorary professor at the Universities of Jinan (China) and Stirling (UK).
He is the editor of Translating Information (Oviedo, 2008), and has guest-edited special issues of Vigo International Journal of Applied Linguistics, Perspectives, Meta, Language and Intercultural Communication, European Journal of English Studies and Across Languages and Cultures. Since July 2011 he serves as Editor-in-Chief of Perspectives Studies in Translatology, a Routledge journal indexed in the A&HCI and in the first quartile of Scopus SJR. In 2016 he was appointed General Editor of the prestigious Benjamins Translation Library, which published his monograph Translation and the Spanish Empire in the Americas in 2014.
He has edited the collection Spanish in the USA: Linguistic, Cultural and Translational Aspects (2016) and Chinese Transaltion Studies in the 21st Century (2017), both published by Routledge.