For literary translations Het Vertaalcollectief hires literary translators with a proven track record. For non-fiction we always make sure the translator is someone with expert knowledge of the subject matter. Another option is collaborative translation. This involves multiple translators working on one book with an editor tasked with ensuring consistency. That way the translation can be completed sooner while maintaining quality.
On 30 April 2015 Bernie Sanders (1941) announced his candidacy for the 2016 US presidential elections. Since then he has managed to achieve an incredible ascendency which continues to surprise the world. His charismatic appeal and his unconventional campaign – funded by small donations from across the country – make him the dream candidate for moderate Americans.
The seventeenth century is one of the most important and most turbulent periods in western history. It was the age of brilliant thinkers like Descartes, Spinoza, Newton and Hugo de Groot, during which science changed for good, reason rose to prominence over tradition, the rights of the individual were recognized and human thought underwent a new and decisive development.