Centre For Applied Linguistics & Translation Studies
Language Technology Laboratory

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CALTS ,School of Humanities,
University Of Hyderabad

Seminars, Conferences & Workshops

  1. Lecture: 'On Doing Linguistics in India' by Prof. Tista Bagchi, Dept. of Linguistics, University of Delhi on August 16, 2013 (at 3 pm in Lecture Hall, School of Humanities).

  2. CALTS Silver Jubilee Lecture Series: 'Translation: A Dialogue with Dr. J. Devika'. An interactive session with Dr. J. Devika, Associate Professor, Centre for Development Studies, Trivandrum on September 27, 2013.


  1. CALTS Silver Jubilee Lecture Series: 'Translation' by Prof. Maria Tymoczko, Comparative Literature, University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA on March 18, 2013.

  2. CALTS Silver Jubilee Lecture Series: 'Metaphors and Roadmap: Some Thoughts on Translation Studies' by Prof. Udaya Narayana Singh, Rabindra Bhavan, Santiniketan on March 7, 2013.

  3. CALTS Silver Jubilee Lecture Series: 'Finite and Nonfinite Subordination in South Asian Languages' by Prof. Hans Henrich Hock, an Eminent Linguist on February 27, 2013.

  4. CALTS Silver Jubilee Lecture Series: 'Translation and Modernity' by Prof. E.V. Ramakrishnan, a well-known poet, Critic & Dean, School of Language, Literature & Cultural Studies, Central University of Gujarat on February 26, 2013.

  5. Special lecture: 'Miscommunication' by Prof. B.N. Patnaik, Visiting Professor, CALTS on February 8, 2013.

  6. Special lecture: 'Contemporary Football Writing from a Discourse Analysis Perspective' by Prof. B.N. Patnaik, Visiting Professor, CALTS on February 7, 2013.

  7. Special talk: 'Ancient Indian modern approaches to non-literal meaning' by Prof. B.N. Patnaik, Visiting Professor, CALTS on February 5, 2013.

  8. Conducted: 40th Dravidian Linguistics Association Conference, Humanities Auditorium, June 18-20, 2012.

  9. Conducted: 2nd International Telugu Internet Conference. CALTS faculty were the major partners in conducting this Conference. Conference held at GITAM University, Visakhapatnam, A.P., November 2-4, 2012.

  10. Edited Conference Proceedings of 2nd International Telugu Internet Conference held at GITAM University, Visakhapatnam, A.P., November 2-4, 2012.


  1. Special lecture (lecture series): 'Translation', in memory of Prof. Eugene A. Nida on November 2, 2011.

  2. Prof. Ramakrishna Ramaswamy, Vice-Chancellor, University of Hyderabad unveiled and garlanded the photograph of Peter Newmark (1916-2011) and paid his tribute on the occasion of the commemoration of Late Peter Newmark. An Informal discussion took place on the contribution of Newmark to Translation Studies, Centre for Applied Linguistics and Translation Studies, School of Humanities, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, January 5, 2012.

  3. Special lecture: (by Prof. Probal Dasgupta, ISI, Kokata) 'Substantivism and Biaxial Syntax' on January 20, 2012.

  4. International Conference on 'India: Traditional and Modern', February 8-10, 2012.

  5. Two-day Workshop on 'Research Methodology in Linguistics and Translation Studies ', February 10-11, 2012.

  6. International Workshop on Syntax, February 26 - March 4, 2012.

  7. Special Lecture: (by Dr. Asma Rasheed, EFLU, Hyderabad) 'Derrida's "Des Tours de Babel"' on March 22, 2012.


  1. Training Program for Translators and Interpreters of Rajya Sabha Secretariat, Parliament of India was held during September 23-29, 2010. (Coordinator: Prof. K. Subrahmanyam).

  2. Special lecture: 'Computational aspects of the sounds of the languages of South Asian languages' by Prof. Peri Bhaskararao (Tokyo University of Foreign Studies) on January 13, 2011.

  3. Special lecture: 'Concepts and Word-Formation' by Prof. Imra Izigeti (Cathelic Univesity, Budapest, Hungary) on February 9, 2011.

  4. Students Conference of Linguistics (SCONLI-5) was held during February 21-23, 2011.

  5. Lecture: 'Dravidian Phonology & Morphology' by Prof. P.S. Subrahmanyam (Former Director, CAS, Annamalai University) on February 25, 2011.

  6. Telugu Linguist's Forum (TELF) Conference held during March 26-27, 2011.

  7. Special lecture series: 'Translation Studies and Language Technology' during March 28-29, 2011.


  1. National Workshop on 'Translation and Pedagogy' was jointly organized by Centre for Comparative Literature and the Centre for ALTS during November 19-21, 2009.

  2. Joint '31st All India Conference of Linguists' (AICL 2009) and International Conference in Natural Language Processing (ICON 2009) was held during December 15-17, 2009 in collaboration with Linguistic Society of India (LSI), Central Institute of Indian Languages (CIIL), Mysore and International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Hyderabad.

  3. Two-day Workshop on 'Assessing Knowledge Text Translations in Regional Languages: Telugu' (with special reference to History and Physics) was organized by the Centre and the National Translation Mission (NTM), CIIL, Mysore during January 28-29, 2010.

  4. Lecture: 'Acousto-Mechanotronics of Human Language Acquisition and Communication' by Prof. Varanasi Ramabrahmam, KM Centre for PG Studies, Pondicherry, February 19, 2010.

  5. Five-day Workshop on 'Translating Linguistics Texts' was held at CALTS sponsored by National Translation Mission (NTM), CIIL, Mysore during March 12-17, 2010.