November/December 2012 newsletter: the Multilingual Christmas Project

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We’ve been working on multiple translation projects and blogging about holiday phrases and traditions from around the world. In addition, RedLine is planning a writing workshop for January. Read about the Russian New Year’s tradition of drinking ashes with champagne and the Colombian tradition of burning rag dolls to put the past to rest. Enjoy […]

Multilingual Christmas Project: Colombia

Christmas decorations in a Bogota plaza

Colombia   Images (left to right): Christmas decorations in a Bogota plaza, map of Colombia, and the Colombian flag. (Bogota plaza photo: Edwod2001.) Profile: Sara María Gómez Rivera Country of birth: Colombia Raised in: Colombia Also speaks: American English, Brazilian Portuguese “Merry Christmas” in Spanish: Felíz Navidad “Happy New Year”: Felíz Año Nuevo “Happy Holidays”: […]