Translators scramble to meet election deadline

FAIRBANKS - Translators are scrambling this week to meet a Friday deadline ordered by a...that have been translated into Yup'ik or Gwich'in.Gwich'in translators Allan Hayton and Marilyn Savage in Fairbanks are finding the work...
Yup'ik voters and Bethel reach deal on interpreters

...will provide better trained Yup'ik translators at voting polls and translations of...Yup'ik speakers, had contended that translators haven't been properly trained and...trial in November. Bethel has made translators available to voters since the 1970s...
Meet the Nomeite in charge of Alaska's elections

...monitor to ensure the state is providing the Native-language translators and documents called for by the settlement.In the coming months, Bahnke will attempt to recruit those translators, then return to the Legislature where she once worked to...
Poet, translator Richard Dauenhauer dies at 72

Southeast Alaska lost a poet, a translator, a scholar, a former poet laureate and a historian on Tuesday. Richard "Dick" Dauenhauer was all of these things and more...
Hungarian police clash with migrants at Serbian border

...from Hungary and banned from re-entering the country for either one or two years. They were provided with lawyers and translators.Syrian President Bashar Assad blamed Europe for the crisis, saying it was a direct result of the West's support for...
Nation and World
Blue Jays try to force deciding Game 7 vs Royals in ALCS

...with the opportunity to take this club to the World Series," Ventura said through catching coach Pedro Grifol, acting as a translator. "I'll be ready for this game."The Blue Jays promise they will be, too.Toronto lost the first two games against...
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Music review: Opera a la Mozart

...can't say I think much of this tune!"In this otherwise grim presentation, Mozart provided a bit of humor now and then. Translators such as Dent provided some, and this production included a few more, such as cell 'phones, a contemporary dance, and...
Translator's Tales: An unorthodox approach to international translation

...very few Americans in the area you find yourself falling into various other projects. Most notably: serving as an English translator for the Djiboutian National Radio and Television Station (RTD). This role came about when I was sought by Sahal Waberi...
Two poems by Richard Dauenhauer, 1942-2014

...recent passing of highly regarded Alaska poet, scholar, translator, historian and linguist Richard Dauenhauer, here are"Seed Dispersal" (Juneau...
Dauenhauer: 'Songs of vision and experience'

...reprinted with permission from Alaska Pacific University Press Richard Dauenhauer has been described by many titles: poet, translator, scholar, linguist, anthropologist historian, editor, educator, anthologist. And in Juneau, his home since 1983...


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