interaktiv is the biannual newsletter of the German Language Division, published in the winter and summer each year. It provides GLD members with division updates and news, interesting industry-related articles from GLD members and others, dictionary and book reviews, a calendar of events and so much more.

Each issue of interaktiv is made available as a PDF you can download and read anywhere. Find past issues dating back to March 1999 below.

Latest interaktiv issue

Here’s a glimpse of what’s inside:

  • Feature articles exploring current hot topics in the German language (problematic place names, gendering)
  • A look at the evolution of plain English, aka easy English
  • An update from our GLD Administrator, Carlie Sitzman
  • (Translation) Notes from the Homeland from our European Coordinator, Ellen Yutzy Glebe
  • ATA 63 Conference Primer
  • Translator in Profile interview with Heike Holthaus
  • Interviews and recaps of the last 25 years from some of the GLD’s founding members and early administrators
  • A review of the book Die Wunderkammer der Deutschen Sprache
  • and much more!

interaktiv newsletter 01 2022

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