ABRATES


ABRATES VII
Article originally published in The Chronicle, a monthly publication of the American Translators Association, October 2016. The Associação Brasileira de Tradutores e Intérpretes (ABRATES) held its 7th Annual Conference in June, and the ATA was there looking to forge ties. This brief peek inside the conference will show you how Brazilians do it. In June, the Associação Brasileira de Tradutores e Intérpretes (ABRATES) (Brazilian Association of Translators and Interpreters) held its seventh International Conference in beautiful Rio de Janeiro at […]

Inside the ABRATES VII International Conference


ABRATES-2016
Published originally by The NAJIT Observer, June, 2016 Week before last, I had the pleasure of going back to my country to attend and present at the seventh international conference of our national professional organization for translators and interpreters, ABRATES. The pleasure of being back home was underscored by the honor (and fear) of presenting in Brazil, in Portuguese, to native speakers after a long absence. Being a language teacher, I am very sensitive to the musicality of different languages, so […]

Staying in Touch with One’s Native Language