The Department of Linguistics and Language Practice at the University of the Free State, the Department of Afrikaans and Dutch at the University of Stellenbosch, and the Centre for Translation and Interpreting at the University of Nairobi, together with IATIS, are cooperating in hosting the 2016 Summer School for Translation Studies in Africa from 29 August to 2 September 2016.

The school is presented for masters and doctoral students in translation and intercultural studies from all over Africa with the aim of working towards an African agenda for translation studies.

In 2016, SSTSA will be followed immediately by the first ever conference of the Association for Translation Studies in Africa.

The summer school will take place in Room 213, 2nd Floor, Education Building (Main Campus, University of Nairobi).


T: +27 51 401 2240 or

Marizanne Cloete: +27 51 401 2592

Neliswa Emeni-Tientcheu: +27 51 401 2536
Phyllis Masilo: +27 51 401 9683

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