¿Cómo se dice en México?

Lexicografía hispana Estimados lectores: nos complace informarles que a partir de este mes nuestra querida sección ¿Cómo se dice en México? será publicada en Intercambios Online. Los invitamos a seguir disfrutando de su interesante contenido. En esta entrega de ¿Cómo se dice en México? continuamos con el tema del transporte, pues todavía nos falta bastante camino por recorrer a la

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Entrevista a Pablo Mugüerza, invitado destacado de Spring Into Action 2020

The Association of Translators and Interpreters of Florida (ATIF), together with the Spanish Language Division (SPD) of the American Translators Association (ATA) and the Miami Dade College Eduardo J. Padron Campus (MDCEPC)*, are proud to present an INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE on March 20-22, 2020 in Miami, Florida. In an effort to share more information about some of our presenters and organizers, we will be publishing a series of interviews. Below

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ATA Board voted to postpone decoupling until January 1, 2021.

The ATA Board voted to postpone decoupling (opening the ATA certification exam to nonmembers) until January 1, 2021. Decoupling was originally planned for January 1, 2020. Click the link below to view the reasons behind the decision to open the exam to nonmembers, as well as details about the implementation of this change. Link: Frequently Asked Questions about Opening the Certification

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Happy 2018 International Translation Day! ¡Feliz Día Internacional del Traductor de 2018!

International Translation Day – 30 September 2018 The Spanish Language Division (SPD) of the American Translators Association joins in the celebration of translators and interpreters around the world on this 2018 International Translation Day! In celebration of the International Translation Day, we asked leaders of the SPD to tell us why they love being translators and interpreters. Why do you love

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¿Qué hay de nuevo? Entrevista al reconocido colectivo Palabras Mayores

  Interview with the renowned group Palabras Mayores (Jorge de Buen, Xosé Castro, Alberto Gómez Font, and Antonio Martín), all experts in varying fields of the Spanish language, during the international professional development event, “In Miami Spring Into Action 2018,” in Miami, Florida. Palabras Mayores discusses the role of translators as agents of cultural change; common challenges faced in document editing, copyediting,

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THE BIG EVENT IS HERE! #InMiamiSia2018!

    The ATA’s Spanish Language Division (SPD) is excited to invite all its members and followers to In Miami Spring into Action 2018, a three-day international multidisciplinary convention for linguists, now open for registration! The Association of Translators and Interpreters of Florida (ATIF), together with the Spanish Language Division (SPD) of the American Translators Association (ATA) and Florida International University (FIU)*, are

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Call for Papers! Deadline Extended Until Friday, December 15, 2017!

  You asked for it and we listened! The deadline for submitting proposals has been extended until Friday, December 15, 2017! In Miami SPRING INTO ACTION An International Event in Collaboration with  Association of Translators and Interpreters of Florida (ATIF) Spanish Language Division (SPD) of the American Translators Association (ATA) Florida International University (FIU)* Miami, Florida March 16-18, 2018 Call

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Book review: Deconstructing Traditional Notions in Translation Studies: Two exemplary cases that challenge thinking regarding translation history and teaching translation, by Edgar Moros

  In order to set the context of what translation is, I will quote the Interagency Language Roundtable (ILR) description of translation performance: Translation is the process of transferring text from one language into another. It is a complex skill requiring several abilities. The term “translation” is normally reserved for written renditions of written materials. Translation is thereby distinct from interpretation, which

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Nuestra lengua: más viva que nunca

La celebración del Día del Idioma, este 23 de abril, hace propicia la ocasión para plantear algunas reflexiones sobre nuestra querida lengua española. Por ejemplo, una interrogante que se mantiene a través del tiempo es quién debe normar el español. ¿Será la Real Academia Española o tal vez las academias de la lengua de las Américas? No. Somos nosotros —los

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Episode 7 of the ATA SPD Podcast – An interview with Judy and Dagmar Jenner

Summary: In episode 7, Dolores Guiñazú interviewed Judy & Dagmar Jenner, TWIN TRANSLATIONS. Judy lives in Las Vegas since she was a teenager, where she also pursued her higher education. She received her M.B.A. (summa cum laude) in Marketing from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, in 2001. Judy is the past president of the Nevada Interpreters and Translators Association and currently chairs

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#InMiamiSIA2020 Preliminary Program Unveiled!

It is with great pleasure and excitement that the Spanish Language Division (SPD) of the American Translators Association (ATA), collaborating with the Association of Translators and Interpreters of Florida (ATIF), unveils the Preliminary Program of In Miami Spring Into Action 2020, March 20 – 22, 2020, hosted at the Miami Dade College Eduardo J. Padron Campus (MDCEPC) in Miami, Florida*, featuring Palabras Mayores, Dr. Alexander Rainof, Pablo

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ATA Professional Development Survey 2019

Spanish Language Division (SPD) members* are encouraged to take the ATA Professional Development Survey 2019 sent out by ATA headquarters on Thursday, December 19 and Monday, December 30. This survey allows ATA to plan Professional Development offerings in 2020: conferences, seminars, webinars, workshops, etc. The survey should take between 8 and 15 minutes to complete, and members will receive a

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Happy Holidays!

Dear Spanish Language Division Members, The Division appreciates your continued support and collaboration as we work toward furthering the field of translation and interpretation locally and abroad. May the Holiday Season surround you with peace and harmony, and the very best in 2020! Warmly, Charo Welle Administrator Marco Díaz Acting Assistant Administrator The SPD Leadership Council

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