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SWET Kanto Bonenkai and the SWET/JAT Kansai Bonenkai (Osaka)

SWET Kanto Bonenkai and the SWET/JAT Kansai Bonenkai (Osaka)

It's bonenkai season! It's that time of year when we can finally say cheers to another year of wordcraft. Here is some information on the respective SWET bonenkai parties being held in the Kanto and Kansai regions.

Kanto

Date: December 26, 2016 (Monday)
Time: 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Fee: Potluck and BYOB
Place: Sumida Riverside Tower, 2F Meeting... more

SWET Talk Shop: November 16

SWET Talk Shop: November 16

Professional Proofreading, "Koetsu Gal," and Us

If you feel that your craft and work as a proofreader or copyeditor never get(s) any respect or appreciation, think of SWET as a community that is there for you. The currently running NTV weekly drama “Koetsu Gal” might even raise a small amount of awareness about our craft. 

Whether we... more

SWET Now on Instagram!

SWET Now on Instagram!

SWET is happy to announce the start of its official Instagram account, which can be found at: www.instagram.com/swet_official

Please give us a follow. The account is fully public and will include never-before-seen content, such as images from SWET events, seminars, and get-togethers, along with updates on all that is new to the SWET website,... more

Kansai: Teaching Translation

Kansai: Teaching Translation

Presenter: Susan Jones
Date: September 25, 2016 (Sunday)
Time: 2:30–5 p.m. (followed by early dinner nearby, details to follow)
Place: 西宮市国際交流協会, Frente Nishinomiya 4F (Just south of JR Nishonomiya Sta.) (Map)
Fee: 1,000 yen SWET/JAT members, 1,500 yen JTF members, 2,000 yen non-members
Reservation and inquiries: SWET Kansai... more

News from Canada’s National Editorial Association

News from Canada’s National Editorial Association

The Editors' Association of Canada (Editors Canada) is known for delivering high-quality training for editors at every stage of their careers. This spring, we took our training online and introduced Editors Canada webinars.

Did you miss one of our first three webinars? We're happy to announce that recordings are now available for purchase for... more

Kansai SWET/JAT Summer Party

Kansai SWET/JAT Summer Party

Kobe by night

At this time of year in Japan, all you can think about is how to keep cool. When you live in the countryside, there must be a very good reason to go into the city, even a city as wonderful as Kobe. If you already live within city confines, you need a good reason to move from under the air conditioner. Here is that good reason for everyone—an... more