Welcome to the CTGL
Whether you are a faculty member in translation wanting to connect with colleagues, a K-12 world language teacher in search of pedagogical resources, or a student who loves language and wants to learn more about studying or working in the field of translation, there is something here for you!
translation and global literacy across international curriculum, programming, research, and engagement
THE CTGL'S ASPIRATIONS
resources and training to K-16 world language educators
faculty development and research to bolster student learning and professional training
a translation and global literacy resource hub, including virtual libraries that foster collaboration among educators, researchers, artists, and cultural organizations
Ancient Exchanges Translation Journal holds lively panel at the Society for Classical Studies Conference
Tuesday, February 21, 2023
Truth is Rarely Pure: Translating Dante
Wednesday, April 12, 2023 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Join us on Wednesday, April 12 at 5:30 p.m. in the Old Capitol Museum Senate Chamber for the inaugural talk of the Ancient Exchanges speaker series! Mary Jo Bang, nationally recognized poet and Professor of English at Washington University in St. Louis, will be giving a talk titled, "The Truth is Rarely Pure: Translating Dante." Mary Jo Bang is the author of eight books of poems—including A Doll for Throwing, The Last Two Seconds, The Bride of E, and Elegy, which received the National Book...
Tuesday, March 7, 2023 7:00pm
UICB MFA Candidate, Dana King, worked with the Translate Iowa Project and their fellow students to experiment with the adaptation of media and how this may allow people of differing abilities to enjoy exhibits and works together, while also demonstrating the fine art capabilities of a Risograph machine. UICB MFA candidates and Translate Iowa Project members will showcase collaborative zines and broadsides.
Words with Writers: Translations & Essays by Mirgul Kali
Monday, March 6, 2023 12:30pm to 1:30pm
All Undergraduate Writers are invited to join Words With Writers: Translations & Essays by Mirgul Kali. Kathleen Maris Paltrineri (CLAS Visiting Writer) is the facilitator for this event. Lunch will be served during the event!
Cookies & Culture: Learn About the New Translation Program
Thursday, March 2, 2023 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Stop in anytime between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to decorate cookies and learn more about the new Translation BA available at Iowa. The new Translation BA is a flexible second major that augments your career of choice.