About the Centre

The Emily Anderson Centre is home to academics, practitioners and students active in translation in NUI Galway. It is named after Emily Anderson (1891–1962), a Galway scholar, translator and civil servant. It is hosted by the Moore Institute, NUI Galway’s research hub in the humanities and social sciences.



  • Theoretical, societal and pedagogical implications of translation activity.
  • Interdisciplinary collaborations and outreach activities.
  • Increased awareness of the significance and place of translation in society.
  • Exploration of the many aspects of translation, its cultural and historical significance and its expression in culture, society and technology.

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