Diplomatic Interpreting. An Introductory Bibliography

The idea of compiling a short list of books on Diplomatic Interpreting¬†first came shortly after this year's absolutely brilliant TerpSummit edition, but, as always, it took a while. And then social media helpfully reminded me that I'd started working on a similar list - but of books on interpreting in general - last year in… Continue reading Diplomatic Interpreting. An Introductory Bibliography

More Than just Valentine’s Day – The Story of the Oaths of Strasbourg

Yesterday, by the way, wasn't just Saint Valentine's Day. It was also a special day for the history of Strasbourg, and that of France and the French language in general, as it was on this day many, many years ago, in 842, that the Oaths of Strasbourg were delivered, and then signed, in what was… Continue reading More Than just Valentine’s Day – The Story of the Oaths of Strasbourg