Complexity in Literary Translation

Complexity in Literary Translation

Have you ever read a piece you’re about to translate and thought, “OK, no problem. I see what’s going on here.” But then you read it again, scratch a couple of notes, ponder this or that, look up a simple little word to discover its nuances,...
Why We Don’t Italicize Spanish

Why We Don’t Italicize Spanish

Why We Don’t Italicize Spanish Text by Lara Harmon, Editorial Assistant, Intralingo Inc. Video by DJ Older. Shared with permission. The debate over when (or if) to italicize unfamiliar words is eternal. Do you italicize a word and flag it as different for...