Member since Jan '18

Working languages:
Korean to English

bestselling book translator

Flushing, New York, United States
Local time: 23:59 EST (GMT-5)

Native in: Korean (Variant: South Korea) Native in Korean
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Specializes in:
HistoryPoetry & Literature
FolkloreInternational Org/Dev/Coop
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Translation education Master's degree - Long Island University
Experience Years of translation experience: 15. Registered at Jan 2018. Became a member: Jan 2018. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
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Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint
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M.A. in Criminal Justice, C. W. Post of Long Island University, NY,
USA, May 1992

B.A. in Education, Taegu Teachers’ College, Daegu, Korea, 1983


Job Experience

February 1984 – July 1989: Teacher for public schools in Korea

April 1993 – September 2002: Full-time and part-time reporter for
NY-based Korean language daily newspapers

May 1994 – October 1998: Office manager for international trading

March 2003 – Present: Freelance translator working for a Korean
translation agency


Major Translations


1. English into Korean


키와 블란츠, 고도원 공역 (2008), 굿바이 슬픔 슬퍼하라. 그리고 아름답게 떠나보내라! (Good Grief  번역서), 서울:

키와 블란츠 (2012),  365 매일 읽는 긍정의 ,
(The Daily Book of Positive Quotations by Linda Picone 
번역서). 서울:

키와 블란츠 (2013), 잠들기 전에 읽는 긍정의 (The Nightly Book of Positive Quotations 번역서),

키와 블란츠 (2014), 명상록,
(Meditations by Marcus Aurellius
번역서). 서울:

키와 블란츠 (2015), 에픽테토스의 인생을 바라보는 지혜
(Enchiridion by Epictetus
번역서), 서울:


And ten others


2. Korean into English

Youth It's Painful by Kim Ran-do

Gacheon University website

Myongji University website

It’s Fate by former President Roh Moo-hyun

Peace Odyssey by Chung Woon-chan and others

Life No Limites by Kim Myung-joon

One Asia Momentum by Chung Dae-hwan

AmorePacific history by Han Mi-ja

Homo-mobilians by Lee Min-hwa

And 300 others

Profile last updated
Jul 19

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