Terminology and linguistic mediation: book launch
The volume Terminologia e mediação linguística: métodos, práticas e atividades (Terminology and linguistic mediation: methods, practices and activities) – edited by Manuel Célio Conceição (Centro de Investigação em Artes e Comunicação CIAC-UAlg) and Maria Teresa Zanola (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore) was launched on 8 October at the bookstore FNAC, in the Commercial Centre of Algarve (in Guia), and on Zoom, included in the Program of the REALITER17ths Science Days (Programme-XVIIes-Journées-Jornadas-REALITER.pdf). This book gathers papers presented at the 15ths REALITER Science Days in September 2019 (hosted by the Universidad do Algarve, in Portugal). A very comprehensive review was presented, in an impeccable Portuguese, by Etienne Quillot (representative of the DGLFLF, French Ministry of Culture, and member of the scientific committee of the Pan-latin Terminology Network).
Book in honour of Maja Bratanić
The book Svijet od riječi. Terminološki i leksikografski ogledi [A world made of words. Terminological and lexicographic discussions], a festschrift in honour of the EAFT's long-time member Maja Bratanić, was presented on September 22 in the beautiful setting of the Museum of Arts and Crafts in Zagreb. The book, edited by Ivana Brač and Ana Ostroški Anić, was presented by Maja's close colleagues, Marko Tadić, Velimir Piškorec and Bernardina Petrović, each focusing on a different period of her carreer.
The collection of 27 papers on topics in lexicography, lexicology, terminology and terminography was prepared within a research project the Dynamicitiy of Specialized Knowledge Categories (DIKA), financed by the Croatian Science Foundation. It includes several papers written by some of the EAFT's well- known members: Delyth Prys, Teagu Andrews and Gruff Prys, Ágota Fóris and Eszter B. Papp, Sandra Cuadrado and Ana Ostroški Anić.