Translation of Quran Int’l Conference Planned in Tehran
Publish Date: 4/26/2014 Code: 29996

Translation of Quran Int’l Conference Planned in Tehran

An international conference on “Translation of Quran” will be held on December 16 and 17 by Translation Studies Research Center of Allameh Tabataba’i University in Tehran.




Translation of Quran Int’l Conference Planned in Tehran




According to the website of the center, the main themes of the conference will include “general issues of Quran translation”, “translation methodology”, “theoretical issues in Quran translation”, “kinds of Quran translation”, “Quran translators studies” and “history of Quran translation”.

“The importance and necessity of translating the Holy Quran”, “Quran translation and studies of Islam”, “principles of Quran translation”, “challenges in Quran translation”, “literal translation of Quran”, “group translation of Quran”, “Quran translation and translator’s gender”, “orientalists and Quran translation”, “contemporary translations of Quran” and “Quran translation movements” are some of the proposed topics under the main themes.

The center has issued the call for paper submission to the conference announcing that those willing to send their papers to the program should fill the proposal form which can be downloaded from the website of the center.

The forms should be e-mailed to the secretary of the conference at

The deadline for sending the proposal forms is October 7 and the result of evaluation of the forms and the selected ones will be announced on October 22.

Abstracts of the selected proposals will be published before the organization of the conference and a collection of the papers to be presented at the conference will be published after the international event.

All of the participants at the program will be granted certificates by the center.


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