Translorial.com is a journal is an online journal published by the Northern California Translators Association (NCTA), a chapter of the American Translators Association (ATA). From 1978 to 2020, Translorial existed in the form of a print journal mailed to NCTA members. Starting in November 2020, Translorial articles are fully digital, available to everyone, and published exclusively on this website.


    Translorial.com includes articles with news about NCTA events and activities as well as articles about the interpretation and translation profession in general. Anyone can contribute to submit articles of interest to translators and interpreters, whether they are NCTA members or not.

    Archives: Tables of contents of Translorial volumes as well as some of the articles published over the years in the print edition of Translorial are available for free on this site (in the Archives section below). All 160 Translorial issues (from Vol. 1 No. 1 of May 1978 through Vol. 42 No 1 of May 2020) are available for free in PDF format from a Members Only page to NCTA members. Non-members willing to access the full archives can join NCTA through the registration process on the association’s website.