The American Translators Association is now accepting presentation proposals for the ATA 60th Annual Conference in Palm Springs, California, October 23-26, 2019. Proposals must be received by March 1, 2019.
By Melissa Harkin, PLD Blog Editor Happy 2019, everyone! The new year is full of celebrations, resolutions, planning, and new beginnings—but it also brings tax filing deadlines on January 15th and 31st. Are you ready? If you live in the U.S., it’s tax season. If not, scratch that off of your January to-do list, you […]
Rafa Lombardino, PLD Administrator Yet another ATA Annual Conference has come and gone in the blink of an eye. It was great to see friends, meet new people, share experiences, and learn from one another. Here’s a summary of what PLD members got to enjoy in New Orleans: Day One Keeping with tradition, we gathered […]
Next, on our interview series with ATA59 PLD speakers, we talked to Tereza Braga. Welcome, Tereza! About the Speaker Tereza Braga grew up in Rio de Janeiro with an engineer father who traveled the world, a mother who loved history and languages, and nine siblings. At the age of 18, she had two certificates of […]
By Catherine Howard, PLD Copyeditor For our Distinguished Speaker at the ATA Conference in New Orleans (October 24–27, 2018), PLD has the great honor of hosting Marco Neves, a prominent translator, language expert, and author from Portugal. He will be presenting a double session relevant to all translators interested in Portuguese and language diversity, entitled […]
Interview by Melissa Harkin, PLD Blog Co-Editor The second profile we are featuring in our interview series with PLD colleagues speaking at ATA59 in New Orleans belongs to Timothy Friese. Welcome, Timothy! About the speaker Tim Friese (Calamus Translations) is a legal translator working from Arabic, French, Hebrew, Portuguese, and Spanish into English. His past […]