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Ewandro Magalhães: Things I wish I knew as an interpreter

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Interpreter. One who enables two persons of different languages to understand each other by repeating to each what it would have been to the interpreter's advantage for the other to have said. (Ambrose Bierce)
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IAPTI2017 - Early bird ends on March 10

IAPTI2017 - Early bird ends on March 10 | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Don't say "bye bye" to this great opportunity to join #IAPTI2017 at reduced prices
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Rick Scott's sign language interpreter becomes internet sensation | Daily Mail Online

Rick Scott's sign language interpreter becomes internet sensation | Daily Mail Online | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Governor Rick Scott's sign language interpreter becomes internet sensation for his expressions during the Irma news conference.
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Cali Courts Can’t Get Enough Interpreters for the 220 Languages Spoken

Cali Courts Can’t Get Enough Interpreters for the 220 Languages Spoken | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Federal law requires courts throughout the nation to provide for foreign speakers. U.S civil rights law bars discrimination based on national origin. Failure to act means the possible loss of feder…
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Non-renditions in court interpreting: Ingenta Connect

Non-renditions in court interpreting: Ingenta Connect | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Non-renditions in court interpreting Buy Article: $32.97 plus tax (Refund Policy) Pressing the buy now button more than once may result in multiple purchases Author: Cheung, Andrew K.F. Source: Babel, Volume 63, Number 2, 2017, pp.
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Health facilities lacking sign language interpreters

Health facilities lacking sign language interpreters | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Biggest News Source for News in Uganda and the East African Region ,Breaking news in Uganda and Daily news and the latest from Uganda
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The Anatomy of Simultaneous Interpretation Skills & Voice Training for Conference Interpreters

The Anatomy of Simultaneous Interpretation Skills & Voice Training for Conference Interpreters | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
CHICATA INTERPRETERS INSTITUTE 2017 THE ANATOMY OF SIMULTANEOUS INTERPRETATION SKILLS & VOICE TRAINING FOR CONFERENCE INTERPRETERS Presented by Cyril Flerov REGISTRATION Before September 19, 2017 $100.00 for members $120.00 for non-members After September 19, 2017 $120.00 for members $140.00 for...
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Court upholds Texas violated rules for voting interpreters

Court upholds Texas violated rules for voting interpreters | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
A court has upheld that Texas violated the federal Voting Rights Act following a challenge by a woman who spoke limited English and couldn't use her son to help cast a ballot.
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A client will pay for quality if you know what to do.

A client will pay for quality if you know what to do. | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Dear Colleagues: A few months ago I was contacted by a prospective client who I knew nothing about. He was an attorney and was requesting my services for a settlement conference. He explained that his client had been involved in some “out of the ordinary” financial situation and did not speak English. I was supposed…
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‘Absurd’: NDP MP slams Speaker’s ruling that House of Commons can’t translate indigenous languages

‘Absurd’: NDP MP slams Speaker’s ruling that House of Commons can’t translate indigenous languages | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Indigenous MP Romeo Saganash says he’s being prevented from using his language in the House of Commons. ‘This is Canada. It’s 2017 and we can’t do it here?’
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Tony Rosado - YouTube

Tony Rosado - YouTube | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
This channel contains original and useful videos for interpreters, translators and language lovers. It also contains videos that contribute to the genera
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Non-Verbal Intimidation in California - Legal Solutions Blog

Non-Verbal Intimidation in California - Legal Solutions Blog | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
In one of Seinfeld’s classic episodes, Kramer said 94% of communication is non-verbal. Whatever the merits of his claim, non-verbal threats don’t merit
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Reporting in a high-risk place? Here's how you can prepare. | The GroundTruth Project

Reporting in a high-risk place? Here's how you can prepare. | The GroundTruth Project | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
This article originally appeared on Navigator, GroundTruth’s newsletter for early-career journalists. You can subscribe to Navigator here.    Editor’s Note: The reporting journey into Somalia by GroundTruth’s Laura Heaton and Nichole Sobecki holds valuable lessons for any emerging correspondent thinking about taking on an assignment in a dangerous corner of the world. As Laura writes …
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New Apostolic Letter Motu Proprio changes law about preparation, approval of liturgical translations

New Apostolic Letter Motu Proprio changes law about preparation, approval of liturgical translations | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Today a new Apostolic Letter Motu Proprio was issued under the Latin title "Magnum principium".   In various languages HERE (including the Latin text).

There's a lot to say.  I can't now be exhaustive. Also, I want to read slowly the commentary on the c
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When Hurricane Warnings Are Lost in Translation

When Hurricane Warnings Are Lost in Translation | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
With Irma looming, organizations are hitting some roadblocks in getting information out to Floridians who don’t speak English.
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Is being a capable, good individual enough to lead a professional association?

Is being a capable, good individual enough to lead a professional association? | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Dear Colleagues: I have written about the benefits of belonging to professional interpreter and translator associations in the past. Sometimes I have praised and criticized some, but I have never questioned the need to have them around, ready to defend and advance the profession through professional development of their members, advocacy, lobbying, education, forging alliances,…
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Court Interpreters Deliver Justice in All Languages

Court Interpreters Deliver Justice in All Languages | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
In federal courthouses across the United States, access to justice requires the use of languages spoken around the globe.
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WFD-WASLI International Sign Interpreter Accreditation - Call for Application 2017 - WFD

WFD-WASLI International Sign Interpreter Accreditation - Call for Application 2017 - WFD | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
WFD and WASLI are pleased to invite practitioners to apply for the WFD-WASLI International Sign Interpreter Accreditation.
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Banksy Takes on Velazquez’s 'Las Meninas' in Spain

Banksy Takes on Velazquez’s 'Las Meninas' in Spain | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
ART PROJECT Banksy, the anonymous London-based graffiti artist, will take on Las Meninas meaning and interpretation in a new work in Spain. MADRID, SPAIN -The seaside town of Canido, in Galicia, Spain, has invited Banksy, the anonymous London-based graffiti artist to interpret his own version of Vel
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Judge Throws Out Dozens Of Lawsuits Over Cellulose In ‘100% Grated Parmesan Cheese’

Judge Throws Out Dozens Of Lawsuits Over Cellulose In ‘100% Grated Parmesan Cheese’ | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
The recent revelation that your grated parmesan cheese might contain some cellulose powder led to dozens of lawsuits against Kraft Heinz, Walmart, Target, Albertsons, Publix, and others, alleging t…
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Edinburgh International Book Festival: On the Money – Celebrating Nan Shepherd

Edinburgh International Book Festival: On the Money – Celebrating Nan Shepherd | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
We are (not terribly comfortably, it must be said) seated in the Bosco Theatre, a wooden tent in the middle of George Street. Outside it’s pouring, and inside it’s decidedly damp; cagouls are gentl…
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Lawyers express concern with ‘bona fide’ relationship restrictions for travel ban

Lawyers express concern with ‘bona fide’ relationship restrictions for travel ban | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON  -- In its decision to partially greenlight President Donald Trump's travel ban, the Supreme Court said foreigners from six majority-Muslim countries must now have a "bona fide" relationship to a person or entity to enter the US.
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Court interpreting video – simulated trial

Court interpreting video – simulated trial | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
The German professional body for translators and interpreters, the BDÜ (Bundesverband der Dolmetscher und Übersetzer) makes available a video of a simulated trial involving German/Italian interpreting. The video was recorded in 2010, and includes a number of difficulties that might arise in practice. https://youtu.be/m9c2xEJdByY . To find more about the BDÜ, see here. .
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The Professional Interpreter's opinion

The Professional Interpreter Blog is now on video. Tony Rosado, author of the popular blog gives his opinion about many issues impacting the interpretin
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Grace Bagnato Spoke the Languages of New Immigrants

Grace Bagnato Spoke the Languages of New Immigrants | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Now and Then explores the stories behind Toronto’s historical plaques and monuments. Police court interpreter, stork derby participant, and multilingual im
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Joy as Afghan interpreter reunited with his family in NZ after five years

Joy as Afghan interpreter reunited with his family in NZ after five years | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
An interpreter who was wounded alongside New Zealand forces in Afghanistan has finally been reunited with his family.
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