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Korean novelist Han Kang wins 2016 Man Booker International Prize

The prestigious Man Booker International Prize is awarded annually to the best international novelist and translator team that publishes a work of fiction into English. The 2016 award went to Hang Kang, a South Korean novelist, and her translator, Deborah Smith, for the novel The Vegetarian. Originally published in Korean in 2007, and then made [...]

By |2016-10-19T12:58:36-07:00May 16th, 2016|Linguistic Tips, News|

NYC Government Websites to get Translation Tool

What do you do as a U.S. city government trying to communicate with 8.5 million constituents where almost half (49%) of the residents speak a language other than English at home? That's the question of the day for the City Council of New York. And one Bronx Councilman, James Vacca, is moving forward to find [...]

By |2016-10-19T13:04:31-07:00February 25th, 2016|News|