Translator Miguel Sáenz elected to the Spanish Academy of Language

During its session on 22 November 2012, the Academy of Language elected, to occupy the place left vacant by the death of Eliseo Álvarez Arenas in September 2011, our colleague Miguel Sáenz, who takes his place in ‘seat B’.

Sáenz is inconstestably an emblematic translator. A translator at the UN before devoting himself to literary translation, in that capacity he was awarded the most important prizes.

Second ‘white book’ of literary translation in Spain

In September 2010 ACE Traductores (http://ace-traductores presented the second white book of literary translation in Spain, a project that has enjoyed the collaboration of other Spanish associations (ASETRAD (http://www NULL.asetrad, APTIC (http://www NULL.aptic, EIZIE (http://www NULL.eizie, AGPTI (http://www NULL.agpti, ACEC (http://www NULL.acec-web and UNICO (http://www NULL.uniondecorrectores as well as the support of the collecting society CEDRO (http://www NULL.cedro et de la General Directorate of the Book, a dependant of the Ministry of Culture.