Discourse and Translation Studies Center (CEDIT)

CEDIT is a research group devoted to the study of translation. Its objects of interest are: the analysis of linguistic and pragmatic aspects both of general texts and of socio-political and scientific specialized texts; and the analysis of the problems of literary and of audiovisual translation. The theoretical bases of the group are chiefly Translation Studies, Text Linguistics and Discourse Analysis. The general object of the research group is to analyze translation strategies and sense-constructing mechanisms.

The members of the group work in the following lines of research:

  • Translation and discourse
  • Translation and linguistics
  • Audiovisual translation
  • Literary translation
CEDIT - Centre d'estudis de discurs i traducció