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Ethics in translation – A few thoughts

Ethics in translation – A few thoughts

Subhashree Beeman Subhashree Beeman
Traditional translation studies have always had the source text as the focal point, glorifying its fidelity and purpose.
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The Big Translation Degree (or Certification) Scam

The Big Translation Degree (or Certification) Scam

Andy Schmid Andy Schmid
I've been reading lots of articles extolling academic degrees and certificates in Translation, saying that whoever lacks
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Skopos anyone?

Skopos anyone?

Emal Ghamsharick Emal Ghamsharick
For my first 8 years as a translator, I never read a shred about translation theory. After passing the state exam with s
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Market share vs translation quality

Market share vs translation quality

Pieter Beens Pieter Beens
Since I have been in business as a translator I have had the honour to work as a translator for many different manufactu
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L’Académie Française

L’Académie Française

Ronnie J Rigdon Ronnie J Rigdon
On January 26, 2013, the Daily Mail Online reported that the French governmental body on language, the Académie França
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Confessions of a Game Translator: 12 Actual Reasons Why Some Game Translations Suck

Confessions of a Game Translator: 12 Actual Reasons Why Some Game Translations Suck

Marianna Sacra Marianna Sacra
"The translated version of a game is never as good as the original." "The German version of this game sucks!" "T
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