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UMTIA Translation Workshop (English to Spanish) on 6/20/18

Registration is NOW OPEN for our next event!

Translation Workshop:
Avoiding Interference 
in English > Spanish Translation


In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn about different types of interference (lexical, syntactical, pragmatic, discursive, stylistic) and will tackle challenges related to them regarding the translation into Spanish of a diversity of texts written in English.


Claudia Giannini has a degree in Translation and Interpreting from the Universidad Central de Venezuela and a graduate degree in Hispanic Linguistics from the University of Minnesota. She has been working as a freelance translator since 1987, both for non-profit organizations and private agencies, and has also worked as an in-house translator for several companies and organizations. She teaches translation at the University of Minnesota (since 2001); she also teaches Spanish, Hispanic culture, and linguistics at Macalester College. She is certified by the American Translators Association (Eng > Span, 2001). Since 2007 she has held different positions on the Executive Board of UMTIA and she is currently its vice-president.


WHEN:    Wednesday, June 20, 2018

                6:00 to 8:00 pm

WHERE:  Whittier Clinic
                Thorson Conference Room
 2810 Nicollet Avenue 
                 Minneapolis, MN 55408
CEU:        2 ATA CE points 

COST:      $ 20 for members
$ 30 for non-members 

Register here before it’s sold out – spots are filling up fast!

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