Category Archives: Interpretation | Interpretação

ATA Chronicle Article on Technology for Interpreters

The American Translators Association has just published my article, Tools and Toys for ‘Terps: A Stroll Through The App Store. Come find out what technologies are available for simultaneous and consecutive interpreters working in conferences, as well as in community/judiciary/medical … Continue reading

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ATA Conference in Chicago,
THE annual event for translators and interpreters

The American Translators Association Annual Conference is THE can’t-miss-it event for translators and interpreters in the United States and all over the world. This year, the Association celebrates its 55th Conference and 1800 attendees are expected in Chicago. Please join … Continue reading

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A tip from the United Nations for
working with interpreters

Today, September 24th, is the 68th annual U.N. General Assembly of the United Nations. World leaders are in New York and among the chiefs of state speaking today are Brazilian President, Dilma Rousseff. As an interpreter, I was truly happy … Continue reading

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(No) Interpreting on Days 6 and 7 of 28:
Rest Time!

I’m taking a well-deserved break and resting my throat, voice and brains. This down time allows me recover my creativity, stamina and coping as an interpreter and gives me a chance to “breathe” outside of the conference – yes, there’s … Continue reading

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Interpreting on Day 5 of 28:
The Fine Art of Interpreting Small Talk

In many events where interpretation services are needed, interpreters are called to become specialists on the main topic of the conference: government and narcotics, defense and national security, agriculture, aviation, medicine, business, etc.  These are just some of the events … Continue reading

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