I first learned that linguistic knowledge mattered at the age of four. I began my academic career in a tough primary school in Paddington, London, where I was regularly bullied for my non-Cockney accent. When the bullying got too much, my parents moved me to a posh preparatory school in St. John's Wood, where I was regularly bullied because my accent was not upper class enough. ...Read more
The terms ‘deontology’ and ‘ethics’ are often used in the field of translation/writing. But the meaning of these terms is not always clear. The 2nd T&R Forum will offer us the opportunity to clarify the meaning of these terms.