SCHOOL OF HUMANITIES University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce and
Research Institute for Languages and Cultures of Asia, Mahidol University
TRANSLATING ASIA: THEN AND NOW
FIRST INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON TRANSLATION STUDIES 5-6 June 2014 BANGKOK, THAILAND
KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Judy Wakabayashi is professor of Japanese translation at Kent State University. She is co-editor of Asian Translation Traditions (St. Jerome Publishing, 2005), Decentering Translation Studies: India and Beyond (Benjamins, 2009) and Translation and Translation Studies in the Japanese Context (Continuum, 2012). She has a particular interest in Japanese translation history and in translator training.
http://www.kent.edu/mcls/faculty/~jwakabay/