Mariam Bagayoko: A translator with a cause

Mariam Bagayoko: A translator with a cause In August 2015, we conducted an email interview with Mariam Bagayoko, a professional translator whose clients include NGOs and international organizations. A long-time proponent of women’s rights, Bagayoko gives a voice to the voiceless, translating from English and Spanish into her native French. Our interview has been lightly […]

Will machine translation replace human translators?

will machine translation replace human translators

Q: Will machine translation replace human translators?   A: No—at least not in this lifetime. The question Will machine translation replace human translators? may strike fear into the hearts of those in the profession. But translators shouldn’t worry. Machine translation will not replace skilled human translators anytime soon, if ever. Why? Because as translators know, […]