Summer 2008

From the Administrators: Introduction to our Focus on Interpreting issue and other matters by Becky Blackley and P. Elana Pick.

A delightful “anthem” for translators and interpreters and an interview with its author, Mike Zagot.

Interpreters in International Organizations by Dr. Lynn Visson.

Interview with Blanka Novotna, Interpreter Manager, ASET International Services Corporation.

Mental Exercises for Interpreters by Yulia Tsaplina.

Ethical Dilemmas for Interpreters at the Hague War Crimes Tribunal, by Janja Pavetic-Dickey.

Historical Background of the Language Situation in Ukraine by Roman B. Worobec.

SlavFile Lite. Regular humor and cultural column.

An Introduction to the AIIC by Julia Poger.

Review of the 2007 ATA Conference Session on Use of English Articles by Elena Bogdanovich-Werner.

Russian<>English Dictionary of False Friends. Reviewed by Elena McDonnell.

KGB Lexicon. Reviewed by Roy Cochrun.

Personality Differences between Translators and Interpreters. An empirical study by Lydia Stone.

The Poetry of Tone Škranec. Slovenian Poetry in Translation. Translated and introduced by Martha Kosir-Widenbauer.