Emek Ergun will be giving a presentation entitled "Breaking Taboos, Silences, and Codes through Feminist Translation: The Turkish Virgin Facilitation Critical Dialogues on Virginity," based on her Turkish translation of the book Virgin: The Untouched History by Hanne Blank. The conference will be held at Georgetown University on February 9, 2013.
For more information regarding Emek's work check out her recent translation and the GWST website!
Hanne Blank. 2007. Virgin: The Untocuhed History. New York: Bloomsbury.
Emek Ergun, trans. with a forward. 2008. Bekaretin ‘El Değmemiş’ Tarihi (Virgin: The "Untouched" History) by Hanne Blank. Istanbul: İletişim.