A Poem about a Purely Fictitious Academic Requesting Free Literary Translation by Lydia Razran Stone

This poem, written in a series of limerick stanzas, is a suggested response to a letter from a professor who had offered a friend of mine, a hard working young translator in need of paid work, the golden opportunity to translate his literary work for free. [...] about A Poem about a Purely Fictitious Academic Requesting Free Literary Translation by Lydia Razran Stone

Call for submissions of a video greeting for the upcoming UTIC 2014 conference

The 2014 UTIC conference (http://2014.utic.eu/en) is only a week away, and the SLD Leadership Council has received the following request from the UTIC committee:

“We were hoping you could create a video greeting for us to show it to the audience during the official conference opening. It shouldn’t be more than 5 minutes and it would be great if some of the representatives of the Slavic Languages Division could say a couple of words to our participants.” [...] about Call for submissions of a video greeting for the upcoming UTIC 2014 conference

Winter in the City, Spring in the Air: Getting ready for UTIC-2014!

Kyiv Translation Friday was deliberately held on Friday, December 13, 2013 to emphasize that there are no superstitious or unlucky dates given the right attitude. [...] about Winter in the City, Spring in the Air: Getting ready for UTIC-2014!

Slavic Languages Diversity and the SLD by Jennifer Guernsey

As far as language divisions go, the Slavic Languages Division is by far the most linguistically diverse. Most language divisions are monolingual. The only other division that comes close to the SLD is the Nordic Division, which encompasses five languages. [...] about Slavic Languages Diversity and the SLD by Jennifer Guernsey

Multiple Monitors for Increased Productivity by Samuel James Pinson

A dual monitor setup is a good way to boost your productivity as a translator. In this post I want to share my current dual-monitor setup and invite you to share yours. [...] about Multiple Monitors for Increased Productivity by Samuel James Pinson

Slavic Languages Division Twitter Account Launched

In the end of January the Slavic Languages Division has launched a Twitter account (@ATA_SLD) to bring together professional translators and interpreters working with English and Slavic languages on this social media platform. [...] about Slavic Languages Division Twitter Account Launched