Interpreting for the mass media

Authored by: Pedro Castillo

The Routledge Handbook of Interpreting

Print publication date:  March  2015
Online publication date:  February  2015

Print ISBN: 9780415811668
eBook ISBN: 9781315745381
Adobe ISBN: 9781317595021


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Silvio Berlusconi and Nicolas Sarkozy hold a joint press conference after meeting to review the Schengen treaty (26th April 2011); Luis Urzua, the last of the Chilean miners trapped in the San José mine, is about to come out of the mine and deliver a few words to the world (14th October 2010); Lionel Messi, Andrés Iniesta and Xavi Hernández await the FIFA World Player of the Year award in a global broadcast (10th January 2011); Rafael Correa, President of Ecuador, is ‘remote-interviewed’ by Julian Assange as part of an interview series on international affairs broadcast worldwide on the internet (May 2012); for a BBC World Service documentary a radio broadcaster shares a few days in the lives of small farmers and indigenous people in Paraguay affected by the production of biofuels (April 2010); Ewan McGregor and Charlie Boorman give an exclusive interview for the DVD extras of their Long Way Around series, which will be released as a multilingual DVD (2004); Canal Sur Televisión Andalucía covers the Granada Film Festival Cines del Sur for a one-hour special on the films presented at the festival, with interviews with the filmmakers, actors and other film-related professionals (every June, 2007–2011) …

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