ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2023

Friday 21 April 2023 at 16.45 University of Helsinki, Room 203, Fabianinkatu 26, Helsinki, Finland The agenda, as laid out in our constitution, is as follows. The Annual General Meeting of the Association shall consider the following business: 13a) Amend the wording of the English translation of the NEaT constitution https://nordicedit.fi/?page_id=134 to replace (Vice-)Chairman and …

English as a Lingua Nordica 2023: Language, Media, and Machines

The ELN series highlights the ways we can use language to contribute to a just society. This year’s seminar #ELN2023 will delve deep into two current issues in sociolinguistics affecting English use globally and in the Nordics.  Robert Lawson, Associate Professor in Sociolinguistics at Birmingham City University, will speak on “Language maketh man: exploring positive …

Workshop on Translating and Editing Gender

Tuesday, 21 March at 17.00-19.00 at the University of Helsinki, Kielikeskus, room 205, Fabianinkatu 26, Helsinki How can we navigate gendered language while translating? How can we edit a text to make it more gender-inclusive? Come find out about the theory and practice of gender in language with us! Translator Anna Merikallio and editor Meri …

NEaT online panel: Communicating with Clients 29 September

Freelancers – we all struggle with clients occasionally: communicating, invoicing, deadlines… and it’s easy to feel you’re the only one grappling with such things! You’re not alone!  Come and hear about how our members handle clients in different countries. Päivi Tikkanen will talk about Finnish clients, Robin Blanton about Swedish clients, and Linda Turner about …

English as a Lingua Nordica

Nordic Editors and Translators would like to invite you to the 2022 English as a Lingua Nordica (#ELN2022) seminar. The ELN series highlights the ways we can use language to contribute to a just society. This year, we focus on inclusive language. The main speaker is Hisayo Katsui, associate professor in disability studies, who will …