Jocs Florals 2020

Jocs Florals Contest 2020

Jocs Florals 2019

JOCS FLORALS 2020. Publication.

With the will of celebrating the faculty’s holiday on April 23rd and promote art and literature in the faculty, the Translation and Interpreting Student Council makes this call, this time, open to all UAB students.

However, since last year this contest evolved and has been renamed Jocs Florals de la Plaça del Coneixement, since it is organized jointly by the Faculty of Translation and Interpreting, in collaboration with the Faculty of Education and the Faculty of Arts and Humanities, and with support of Dinamització Comunitària. This year the third edition is presented and the contest conditions are presented below.

CONTEST CONDITIONS
Participants
The contest is addressed to the students enrolled in any UAB center.

The participation in this contest implies the acceptance of the conditions and cession of publishing, distribution and dissemination rights in the UAB media, always respecting authorship, as the intellectual property legislation states, without receiving any sort of financial compensation.

Deadlines
•    Open call for proposals: February 20th.
•    Deadline for proposal submission: April 1st.
•    Award ceremony: 29 April in the Faculty of Translation and Interpreting

Work submission
Works must be self-created content and plagiarisms or copies of existent works will be excluded. The participants in the contest will assume the total responsibility that does not exist rights of third people on the submitted works. The submission will be  only in digital support, by means of an online form and with the following format:

•    Font : Arial 12
•    Line-spacing: 1,5
•    Format: PDF

Participants can submit up to two writings of the same category or of two different categories.

Category
The awarded categories will be the followings:

Fiction Creation
Can participate in this category original works with an extension of up to 5 pages in Catalan, Spanish, Spanish for foreigners or English.

Poetry Creation
Can participate in this category original works with an extension of up to 3 pages in Catalan, Spanish, Spanish for foreigners or English.

Translation
The participation will consist of the translation of a text into Spanish or Catalan. You will find the texts doing click in the links of each language bellow. Each language is a subcategory, therefore it receives a specific award. The languages and texts to translate are the followings:
•    English
•    French
•    German
•    Chinese
•    Japanese

Awards
The winning works will be rewarded with a gift voucher for the bookshop Abacus of the UAB and a Paperblank notebook. The works will be exposed in the installations of the Faculties of Translation and Interpreting, of the Education and of Philosophy and Letters.

The organization reserves the right of declaring a price null.

Jury
The jury that will judge the submitted works will be form by professors of each of the organizers faculties. 
The professors of the Faculty of Education that will judge the category of fiction creation are: Ramon Panyella, Melinda Doodly, Xavier Fontich i Neus Real.
The professors of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities that will evaluate the category of poetry creation are Lluís Cabré, Tania Pleitez i David Owen.
The professors of the Faculty of Translation and Interpreting that will evaluate the category of translation are Miquel Edo, Josefina Caball, Anna Aguilar-Amat, Francesc Parcerissas, Dolors Udina, Ramon Farrés, Montserrat Franquesa, Sara Rovira, Helena Casas, Mercè Altimir, Ramon Lledó i Núria d'Asprer.

The Dinamizació Comunitària department will be in charge of sending the works to the jury of the different faculties.

The jury engage to keep the secret of verdict until the act of delivery of prizes.