https://youtu.be/miIaSaTHIjE 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 … Continue reading ¿Qué hay de nuevo? Entrevista al reconocido colectivo Palabras Mayores
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 … Continue reading THE BIG EVENT IS HERE! #InMiamiSia2018!
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, … Continue reading Call for Papers! Deadline Extended Until Friday, December 15, 2017!
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 … Continue reading Book review: Deconstructing Traditional Notions in Translation Studies: Two exemplary cases that challenge thinking regarding translation history and teaching translation, by Edgar Moros
Jesse Tomlinson chats with Antonio Martin, founder of Cálamo & Cran, on editors, editing, and where we all fit in to budget allocation What do you most appreciate about the work that you’re doing now? Looking after the reader. Editors are a book’s safety belt. We’re the ones who go over the text like a … Continue reading An Interview with Antonio Martin
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 … Continue reading Nuestra lengua: más viva que nunca
The ATA Spanish Language Division (SPD) is happy to share with its members the exciting news that the website of the ATA 58th Annual Conference is now online! Get Started here: ATA 58th Annual Conference: http://www.atanet.org/conf/2017/ We look forward to seeing you in DC!
Many of you asked us to share ATIF President Andrés Messulam's closing remarks during In Miami Spring Into Action 2018, and the SPD listened. We hope you enjoy Andrés' message, along with SPD Admin Charo Welle's address to attendees and SPD members, that brought the three-day workshop to an inspirational end. https://youtu.be/anC2zm5bKAk
Dear SPD members and followers, We are pleased to announce another great edition of Intercambios! IN THIS ISSUE… Columns From My Desk By Rosario ‘Charo’ Welle Editorial By Yilda Ruiz Monroy ¿Cómo se dice en México? By Andre Moskowitz Mil hojas: Cosas de perros By Olga Lucía Mutis Del refranero de Sancho Panza Motivo de reflexión … Continue reading The May 2018 Issue of Intercambios is ready!
Get ready for Big Opportunities in the Big Easy! The ATA 59th Annual Conference takes place October 24-27, 2018 in New Orleans. ATA59 offers specialized opportunities for dedicated translators and interpreters to connect and collaborate while they shape the future of their profession. Join 1,600 of your colleagues to tackle current challenges and work with industry leaders to … Continue reading ATA Annual Conference: Join Us for ATA59
Join the Fun! We are excited to announce the 2018 Spanish Language Division (SPD) Annual Dinner! This year, we invite you to celebrate our traditional Muchas culturas, un solo idioma annual dinner event at Fogo de Chao, the unique Brazilian churrasco experience. Just steps from Bourbon Street and at the crossroads of downtown New Orleans and the French Quarter (within … Continue reading Save the Date for 2018 Spanish Language Division Annual Dinner
En toda disciplina científica, y en particular en las ciencias humanas y sociales, gran parte del avance de las ideas depende de la comunicación a través del lenguaje. Autores, editores, profesores, estudiantes, traductores, correctores, manejan, además de la lengua general, la que corresponde a su campo de especialidad, que va en aumento permanente en … Continue reading La terminología especializada y el Diccionario de la lengua española de la Real Academia*
Join the Fun! Announcing the Spring Into Action TweetUP in the lobby of FIU's SIPA building on Saturday, March 17, 8 AM (sharp!). Please spread the word about the Spring Into Action TweetUP. Remember, you don't have to be on Twitter to attend a tweetup. What's a TweetUP? A tweetup is an event where people on Twitter … Continue reading TweetUP at #InMiamiSIA2018
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 proud to present an INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE on March 16-18, 2018 in Miami, Florida. In an effort to share more information about some of our presenters and organizers, we will be publishing a series of mini … Continue reading Interview with Tony Rosado
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 proud to present an INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE on March 16-18, 2018 in Miami, Florida. In an effort to share more information about some of our presenters and organizers, we will be publishing a series of mini … Continue reading Interview with Darinka Mangino Wilhem
The Best Kept Secret for Earning ATA Continued Education Points Online Is Out! We are excited to announce Cálamo and Cran’s online courses in translation, project management, copy editing, editing, proofreading, Spanish grammar, Trados, and more! Each of the following CÁLAMO&CRAN courses is worth 10 ATA Continuing Education Points (CEPs). For more details and registration information click on each … Continue reading Earn ATA CEPs with Cálamo & Cran