The year has started with a bang, and global events are sure to impact the volume of work for translators working from Portuguese to English and English to Portuguese. From a newly elected president in Brazil to the state of the economy, corruption investigations, climate change, and natural disasters, PLD members should see an increase in their language pair. Seize the moment and get to work.
Happy New Conferences! Out with the old, in with the new. It’s time to prepare for a new year, a lot of work, and a bunch of great conferences! The Brazilian Association of Translators and Interpreters (Abrates) has opened registration for its 10th Translation and Interpretation Conference, to be held in São Paulo on May […]
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 […]