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Gender Male
Industry Education
Occupation Retired
Location Valencia, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain
Introduction Degrees in Arabic and Middle East History. Certified translator and certified conference interpreter. 30 years of teaching translating and interpreting in Canada, Spain and elsewhere, and of research. Now retired in Spain. For more, see 'natural translation hypothesis' in Wikipedia.
Interests Translation studies, community interpreting, computer assisted translation, linguistics, Valencia, Valencian language, Canada, Spain, England, Middle East, Arabic, history
Favorite Movies The Seventh Seal, Le Jour se lève, Carnet de bal, La femme du boulanger, Jules et Jim, Casablanca, The African Queen, etc.
Favorite Music Bach, Beethoven, Mozart, Ravel, Debussy, J Strauss, R Strauss, Rossini, Albeniz, De Falla, Elgar, etc.
Favorite Books Seven Pillars of Wisdom, AV Bible, Alice in Wonderland, Arabian Nights, Sherlock Holmes stories, Father Brown stories, O Henry stories, Bernard Shaw plays and prefaces, Somerset Maugham stories, etc.