CFP: God’s word in English: the King James version as Translation, Belguim

Deadline for proposals: 30th November 2010

Conference to commemorate 400th anniversary of publication of King James Version
Antwerp & Leuven, Belgium
24th-25th March 2011


To commemorate the 400th anniversary of the publication of the King James Version, SIG VERBI, an international research group of CETRA under the auspices of the faculties of Theology and Arts of the K.U.Leuven and the Department of Translation Studies of the Lessius University College (Antwerp), is holding a conference.

The conference fits into the events to commemorate the Protestant and Catholic Reformations, organized by Refo500, of which the K.U.Leuven is a project partner.

The aim of the conference is to present research on this remarkable version of the Bible primarily from the perspective of translation, including the effects this piece of translation have exercised on various areas of religious and popular culture, and especially on the theory and practice of translation.

Date: 24-25 March 2011
Venue: Antwerp and Leuven, Belgium
Dead line for abstracts: 30 November 2010
(Please submit your abstract to Dr. Gergely Juhász:

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