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American Translators Association  45th Annual Conference  October 13-16, 2004 • Toronto, Canada • Sheraton Centre

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Arabic
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
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Chinese
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
C-1 Some Mistakes in English>Chinese Translations
Gang Li
Thursday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
C-2 What Goes with What: Sorting Out English Sentences for Chinese Translation
Diane L. Howard
Thursday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
C-3 Chinese Information Technology Terminology: Has the Language Made It to the 21st Century?
Bruce G. Hyman
Friday, 10:15am-11:45am - Advanced
Presenting Language: English and Chinese
C-4 CANCELED Translation and Second Language Acquisition: Friends or Foes?
C-5 Chinese Language Division Annual Meeting
Frank Y. Mou
Friday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
C-6

Translation as Cultural Mediation
Yuanxi Ma and Elizabeth A. Tu
NEW TIME Friday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels

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Dutch
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
D-1 CANCELED Keeping in Touch with the Dutch Language
D-2

Punctuation in Translation: Differences Between Dutch and English
Carol L. Stennes
Friday, 10:15am-11:45am - All Levels
Presenting Language: English and Dutch

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French
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
F-1 Workshop on Collocations in Legal Translation
Louis Beaudoin
Thursday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
F-2 English<>French Commercial Translation: Overview, New Tools, and Main Concepts
Jonathan T. Hine and Christophe L. Réthoré
Friday, 10:15am-11:45am - Beginner/Intermediate
F-3 French Contract Law for Translators: Getting Oriented
Julie E. Johnson and Joe McClinton
Friday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
F-4 French Language Division Annual Meeting
Michèle A. Hansen
Friday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
F-5 Translating for Ad Agencies
Grant Hamilton
Saturday, 8:30am-10:00am - All Levels
F-6 Translator Training in Canada
Marco A. Fiola, Geneviève Mareschal, Brian Mossop, and Egan Valentine
Saturday, 10:15am-11:45am - All Levels
F-7 NATO's Linguists: Requirements and Duties for Translators and Conference Interpreters in an International Organization Abroad
Michelle Lambeau
Saturday, 1:45pm-2:30pm - Intermediate/Advanced
F-8

Current Trends in the French Language: The Influence of Translation and the Responsibility of Translators
Thierry Chambon
Saturday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: French

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German
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
G-1 Translating German Legalese IV: A Cook's Tour of Corporation Law
Lois M. Feuerle, PhD, JD and Joe McClinton
Thursday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
G-2 Comparative Law, Mixed Legal Systems, and Harmonization of Private Law: A Comparative Scientist's Perspective on Translating English<>German Contracts
Detlev Witt
Thursday, 3:30pm-4:15pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: German
G-3 CANCELED Von Anti-Aliasing bis Z-Buffer: Grafikkarten-Terminologie
G-4 Some Challenges in Terminological Lexicography
Vittorio Ferretti
Friday, 10:15am-11:00am - All Levels
Presenting Language: German
G-5 Translating Product Literature
Eve E. Hecht
Friday, 11:00am-11:45am - All Levels
G-6 International Accounting Standards/International Financial Reporting Standards in Germany—New Developments and Old Problems
Hans G. Liepert
Friday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - Intermediate/Advanced
Presenting Language: German
G-7 German Language Division Annual Meeting
Dorothee Racette
Friday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
G-8 CANCELED Translation for Clinical Trials
G-9 CANCELED Technische Übersetzungen für Einsteiger (So Your Translation does not Sound Translated)
G-10 Can You Certify This?
Barbara M. Müller-Grant
Saturday, 3:30pm-4:15pm - All Levels
G-11

Translation Quality Revisited: Cheap Never Pays
Dieter Waeltermann
Saturday, 4:15pm-5:00pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: English with German examples

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Hebrew
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
H-1

Hebrew Workshop
Merav Rozenblum
NEW TIME Saturday, 2:30pm-3:15pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: Hebrew

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Italian
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
IT-1 Italian Language Division Annual Meeting
Joan B. Sax
Thursday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
IT-2

How Much Does Dino Buzzati Owe Thornton Wilder?
Camilla Bozzoli Rudolph
Friday, 10:15am-11:00am - All Levels

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Japanese
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
J-1 Japanese Literary Translation
Ted Goossen
Thursday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
J-2 Using Text-to-Speech to Cross Check Rough Translations
Benjamin B. Tompkins
NEW TIME Saturday, 8:30am-10:00am - All Levels
J-3 Managing Redundant Translations in TRADOS Translation Memory
Naoko Uchida
Friday, 10:15am-11:00am - Intermediate
Presenting Language: Japanese
J-4 Online Resources for Japanese<>English Translators
Aaron P. Ernst
Friday, 11:00am-11:45am - All Levels
J-5 Japanese Dialects for Translators and Interpreters
Robert C. Albon
NEW TIME Thursday, 3:30pm-4:15pm - All Levels
J-6 Japanese Language Division Annual Meeting
Kendrick J. Wagner
NEW TIME Thursday, 4:15pm-5:00pm - All Levels
J-7 Japanese<>English Certification Workshop
James L. Davis, Diane L. Howard, Bunichi Ohtsuka, Connie Prener, Izumi Suzuki, and Kendrick J. Wagner
Friday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: English and Japanese
J-8 Court Interpretation
Izumi Suzuki
NEW TIME Friday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
J-9 Japanese Patent Translation Basics and Writing Styles
Clifford E. Bender
Saturday, 10:15am-11:45am - Intermediate
J-10 Workshop on Professional Ethics for Translators
Gregor L. Hartmann
Saturday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
J-11 Japanese>English Translation: When the Whole is Greater than the Sum of the Parts
James L. Davis
Saturday, 3:30pm-4:15pm - All Levels
J-12

Translating Religious and Philosophical Writings from Japanese
Judy F. Wakabayashi
Saturday, 4:15pm-5:00pm - All Levels

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Nordic Languages
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
N-1 Danish>English Translation Workshop
David C. Rumsey
NEW TIME Thursday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
N-2

Nordic Division Annual Meeting
David C. Rumsey
Friday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels

N-3

NEW Getting the Message Right: Translating Advertising and Marketing Texts in Swedish
Ian Hinchliffe
Friday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels

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Portuguese
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
P-1 Administrative Law in Brazil: A Profitable Field for Translators
Vera Monteiro
Thursday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: Portuguese
P-2 Portuguese Language Division Annual Meeting
Tereza D. Braga
Thursday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
P-3 Journals from Acronymland: A Senior Portuguese Translator at an International Financial Institution
Fernando Montenegro
Friday, 10:15am-11:45am - All Levels
P-4 Companies and the New Brazilian Civil Code
Tamara D. Barile
Friday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
P-5 The U.S. and Brazilian Judiciary Systems: An Injudicious Courtship
Enéas Theodoro Jr.
Friday, 3:30pm-4:15pm - All Levels
P-6 Anatomy of an Autopsy: Brazilian and U.S. Autopsy Reports
Arlene M. Kelly
Friday, 4:15pm-5:00pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: English and Portuguese
P-7

The In's and Out's and Do's and Dont's of Editing English into Portuguese Texts
Edna H. Ditaranto
Saturday, 8:30am-9:15am - All Levels
Presenting Language: English and Portuguese

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Slavic Languages
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
SL-1 Vital Medical Supplies: Creating a Russian<>English Medical Glossary for the Real World
Nora S. Favorov, Irina E. Markevich, P. Elana Pick, and Lydia Razran Stone
Thursday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
SL-2 No Translation Needed! The Sequel
Konstantin I. Lakshin
Thursday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
SL-3 Slavic Game Show: Double Jeopardy
Larissa Kulinich
Friday, 10:15am-11:45am -
Presenting Language: English and Russian
SL-4 Runet Roadmap: What's Where on the Russian Internet
Alex Lane
NEW TIME Friday, 3:30pm-4:15pm - All Levels
SL-5 Difficulties Encountered by Speakers of English When Using Russian
Elena E. Bogdanovich-Werner
NEW TIME Friday, 4:15pm-5:00pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: English and Russian
SL-6 Slavic Languages Division Annual Meeting
Alex Lane
NEW TIME Saturday, 3:30pm-4:15pm - All Levels
SL-7

SLD Conference Wrap-Up
Alex Lane
NEW TIME Saturday, 4:15pm-5:00pm - All Levels

SL-8

NEW Susana Greiss Lecture: Translating Russia
Paul Richardson
Friday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels

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Spanish
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
S-1 Tax and Financial Legislation to Combat Abuse of the Global Financial System (English>Spanish)
Silvana Teresa Debonis
Thursday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
S-2 Two's Company, but Three's a Crowd: Eliminating Third Language Syndrome in Spanish-English Translation
Robert E. Sette
Thursday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
S-3 Advanced Spanish>English Translation Workshop: Challenges for the Practicing Professional
Holly Mikkelson
Thursday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
S-4 The Challenge of Translating Insurance Documents
María E. García
Thursday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: Spanish
S-5 The Language of Alternative Dispute Resolution Methods
Pablo R. Tarantino
Friday, 10:15am-11:45am - All Levels
Presenting Language: Spanish
S-6 Translating Controlled and Non-Controlled Pharmaceutical Documents
Anne Catesby Jones
Friday, 10:15am-11:45am - All Levels
Presenting Language: English and Spanish
S-7 Traducción de consentimientos informados para investigación
Álvaro M. Villegas
Friday, 1:45pm-2:30pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: Spanish
S-8 Translating Stock Market Texts from Spain
John J. Rynne
Friday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
S-9 Transcribing and Translating Spanish-language Recorded Evidence
Janis Palma
Friday, 2:30pm-3:15pm - All Levels
S-10 Spanish Language Division Annual Meeting
Rudolf Heller
Friday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
S-11 Basic Syntax and Composition for Spanish-English Translators
George Guim
Saturday, 8:30am-10:00am - All Levels
S-12 Las lenguas autóctonas de México y la traducción e interpretación
Esteban Cadena
NEW TIME Saturday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: Spanish
S-13 Topics in Spanish Lexical Dialectology: Wild Kingdom
Andre Moskowitz
Saturday, 10:15am-11:45am - All Levels
S-14 Cooking Mischief
Alexander Rainof
Saturday, 10:15am-11:00am - All Levels
Presenting Language: English with Examples in Spanish
S-15 Words in Context: A Sample of Continuing Education for Spanish T&I Professionals
Madeline Rios
Saturday, 11:00am-11:45am - All Levels
S-16 CANCELED The Powers That Be: An Overview of Spanish-language Powers of Attorney
S-17 Sleuthing the Pig: The Art of Spanish<>English Technical Translation
Aaron Ruby
Saturday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: English and Spanish
S-18 Principales problemas en la traducción de preposiciones inglesas al español
María Barros
Saturday, 3:30pm-4:15pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: Spanish
S-19 Spanish Literary Translation Workshop, Part I and II
Jo Anne Engelbert and Phyllis Zatlin
Saturday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
S-20

CANCELED La aplicación de conceptos teóricos en la traducción del inglés al español

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