We caught up with Andrew Gillies to discuss his book, Note-taking for Consecutive Interpreting: A Short Course, 2nd Edition. Read on for our exclusive interview with Andrew.
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Routledge Language and Linguistics is delighted to announce that Will Fowler, author of Latin America since 1780, is our December 2015 Author of the Month.
Routledge is pleased to introduce our new program of short form publications. This exciting new format allows academics the flexibility to publish innovative
peer-reviewed research with a short turnaround.
Foreign Accent Syndromes: The Stories People Have to Tell on This Morning with Phillip Schofield and Amanda Holden.
Chan Sin-wai, Routledge Language Learning's author of the month, is a Professor in the Department of Translation at The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He talked to us a little about his book publishing this October, Routledge Encyclopedia of Translation Technology.
We are pleased to introduce our new App for learning Mandarin Chinese on the move. The Routledge Chinese Character Trainer App provides the 180 characters presented in Level 1 of The Routledge Course in Modern Mandarin. The app matches the characters presented in the course lesson by lesson, so students can practice these and test themselves independently before moving on.
Tom Dalzell, author of the book The Concise New Partridge Dictionary of Slang & Unconventional English, gives a couple of interviews on an slang: one for somethingyoushouldknow.net and an audio interview with Pat Morrison on 89.3 KPCC. Browse his other slang dictionaries on Routledge.com or visit the Slang Blog.
Routledge Language Learning is ringing in the new year with a new Author of the Month, Chris Shei of Swansea University. Dr. Shei is the author of Understanding the Chinese Language: A Comprehensive Linguistic Introduction, complete with eResources and chapter exercises.
In a new interview, Dr. Shei discusses the motivation behind writing Understanding the Chinese Language, key takeaways from this book, and what makes linguistics so interesting!
Our final Author of the Month for 2014 is none other than Jean-François Mondon, Assistant Professor of Foreign Languages at Minot State University, USA. In a new extensive interview, Professor Mondon discussed his career, the appeal of continuing to learn Latin in the modern era, and key points from his two recent publications, Caesar’s De Bello Gallico and Intensive Basic Latin (publishing later this month).
Jean-François Mondon is also author of Intermediate Latin, which will not be released until July 2015.