As part of an effort by our current Board of Directors to explore how AATIA can better be of service to a broader cross-section of the T&I community in the Austin area, our May 13th general meeting will feature a […]
AATIA will host a sitting for the American Translators Association (ATA) certification exam in Austin on July 22nd, 2017. This will be a computerized sitting, although candidates may hand-write the exam on paper if they prefer. Registration and all other […]
AATIA’s Interpreter Special Interest Group (ISIG) will meet on Saturday, April 8, 2017, to discuss the interpreter’s dual role in today’s challenging environments, where at times the delivery of the message from source language to target language may not be […]
The website of the 58th Annual Conference of the American Translators Association (ATA) is now online. Registration will open in July.
Our March 11th general meeting will showcase a rare opportunity to explore the intricate process of translating songs. Literary translator and musician Michele Aynesworth will discuss her work in this field and will serenade us with her versions of two […]
The winter 2016-2017 issue of Source, the newsletter of the American Translators Association (ATA) Literary Division, is now online. This issue features reviews of several sessions relating to literary translation presented at the recent ATA annual conference in San Francisco, including […]
Online platforms such as Kindle, iBooks or Google Play Books, as well as print-on-demand services, now offer independent authors the opportunity to self-publish their work. Some of the most successful indie authors are now looking beyond the English-language market. Our […]
Another Tony Beckwith original!
The United Nations is now receiving applications for the 2017 competitive examination for Spanish-language interpreters. The exam is open to candidates who have a perfect command of Spanish and who meet other language and educational requirements. The deadline for application […]
Our last general meeting of 2016 will take place on Saturday, November 12th, at the usual place: Best Western Plus Austin City Hotel, 2200 S. Interstate 35, Austin, TX 78704 (intersection of IH-35 & Oltorf Street Exit, exit 232A from […]