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Thread poster: Amer al-Azem
Amer al-Azem
Local time: 04:02
English to Arabic
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Oct 16, 2003

Dear Colleagues,
I have received the following message from an Iraqi student who is seeking your help.
I would be so grateful if you can lend a hand or email her (aveen4@yahoo.com )too since internet services in Iraq are miserable due to electricity failure and economic misery and she has no idea about proz, She just emailed me because I am internationally known as the General Coordinator of World Arabic Translators Association "under construction" and my email address is known worldwide.
Many thanks to you all
Amer Al Azem
WATA General Coordinator
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Below is her message:

Dear sirs,
I am a student in translation department in Iraq. I have to write a paper on translation ethics: translator’s ethical commitments towards the SL, TL, TL readers and original author and the ethical problems during translating. I have to collect references in order to depend on in writing my paper but regrettably due to the recent events in Iraq many references and books were looted and burned. please I am asking for your help if you can send me any material, paper, article about translation ethics. my specialty field is English and Arabic languages: translation from Arabic into English and vise versa.
Your reply will be highly appreciated my email is aveen4@yahoo.com
Thank you for taking your time
Yours
Aveen


[Edited at 2003-10-16 10:59]


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Narasimhan Raghavan  Identity Verified
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This is the mail I sent her Oct 16, 2003

Hope it helps:
Dear Aveen,
The Coordinator WATA, vide his posting in the Proz.com has indicated that you require certain material for your paper on translation ethics. While I am not in a position to send you hard copies of the articles dealing with this subject, I suggest that you go to google (www.google.com) and type the term translation ethics in the search bar and click search. There are more than 500,000 hits for this term and you can pick and choose from the same.
All the best,
N.Raghavan


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Amer al-Azem
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Many thanks Narasimhan Oct 16, 2003

Narasimhan Raghavan wrote:

Hope it helps:
Dear Aveen,
The Coordinator WATA, vide his posting in the Proz.com has indicated that you require certain material for your paper on translation ethics. While I am not in a position to send you hard copies of the articles dealing with this subject, I suggest that you go to google (www.google.com) and type the term translation ethics in the search bar and click search. There are more than 500,000 hits for this term and you can pick and choose from the same.
All the best,
N.Raghavan


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