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3rd November


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15th December 08


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Globalization and intercultural interaction, as key concepts of our society, seem to be contributing to changing traditional universities into actual univer-cities, where curricula, goals, ways of communication, staff members and target groups –among others– are being redefined. The question now is whether academic societies will really be able to function as "universe-cities" when sticking to the traditional language and translation approaches which are used within the nation-state model.

The aim of this symposium, therefore, is to find out and discuss the exact implication(s) of the various communicative changes entailed by the internationalization (globalization) of language (and translation) strategies.

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