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Tampere Kuplii Goes Academic

Tampere University
LocationKansikatu 3, 33100 Tampere
Nokia Arena, Tampereen yliopiston Paidia-tila
24.3.2023 11.00–17.00
Entrance feeFree of charge
Tampere Kuplii Goes Academi logopilvi
Theme: Comics, translation and accessibility

The seminar is free of charge and open to everyone, please join in! You can also listen to the seminar online. The presentations will be interpreted into English and Finnish .



11.00 Opera singer Waltteri Torikka will reveal the winner of 2023 Sarjakuva-Finlandia-award

12.00 Lunch

13.00–13.15: Eliisa Pitkäsalo: Opening words

13.15–14.00: Klaus Kaindl: Translating comics: A pyramidal task

14.00–14.20: Silja-Maaria Aronpuro:  A comic translator in their work: The case of Padovaland by Miguel Vila

14.30–15.00:  Break

15.00–15.30: Laura Kalliomaa-Puh: How to translate social welfare documents into pictures: Does a picture say more than a thousand words?

15.30–15.50: H-P Lehkonen: From data to a comic script: A researcher working with an artist

15.55–16.15: Jenni Hakkarainen: LexComics!: What does art have to do with law?

16.20–16.40: Mira Kainulainen A masked figure on the edge of the roof: Comics for the visually impaired

16.40–17.00: Keskustelua / Q&A

More info on TKGA www-pages.



Tampere kuplii -comicsfestival and Sarjis researchgroup at Tampere Univeristy

Further information

Kyösti Koskela event specialist +35850318 6621 Mira Kainulainen Programme coordinator