Member since Dec '03

Working languages:
German to English

Steven Sidore
Book Editor Knows All the Tricks

Königswinter, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Local time: 10:44 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: English Native in English
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Member of the Bundesverband der Übersetzer und Dolmetscher (BDÜ) -- The German Association of Translators and Interpreters

I focus on marketing, IT, and technical texts.

I have been translating from German into English since 1995. My background is split between two relevant career strands. Professionally, my background is in book publishing, where I have worked as a Managing Editor and as an Acquisitions Editor for various NYC publishing houses. Academically, I am in the final stages of finishing a Ph.D. in German Language and Literature, and have received many honors over the course of my studies, including a Full-Maintenance Fulbright Award and an extension from the German Fulbright committee.

I have translated books such as ISBN 8877431628 and have a standing assignment translating technical articles for the dpa. I recently completed a large 2-volume literary translation project centered around Alexander von Humboldt, published in 2012 by Berghahn Books.

I am partnered with my wife, Paula Sidore, in a wine translation business. For more information visit
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