Working languages:
French to English
Russian to English
English to Russian

Marianna Staroselsky
Creative, phd, resourceful, thorough

United States
Local time: 14:08 CST (GMT-6)

Native in: English Native in English
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Social Science PhD Student, Writer, Poet, Translator, Editor, Proofreader- Translations from Russian and French to English.
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
Data security Created by Evelio Clavel-Rosales This person has a SecurePRO™ card. Because this person is not a Plus subscriber, to view his or her SecurePRO™ card you must be a Business member or Plus subscriber.
Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Voiceover (dubbing), Subtitling
Specializes in:
AnthropologyPoetry & Literature
Art, Arts & Crafts, PaintingSocial Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.
Tourism & Travel

French to English - Rates: 0.07 - 0.10 USD per word / 24 - 32 USD per hour
Russian to English - Rates: 0.07 - 0.10 USD per word / 24 - 32 USD per hour
English to Russian - Rates: 0.07 - 0.10 USD per word / 24 - 32 USD per hour
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 22, Questions answered: 38
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 2
Translation education Bachelor's degree - Boston University
Experience Years of translation experience: 13. Registered at Jan 2007. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint
Translation: I have experience translating CV's, licenses, birth certificates, and diplomas from French and Russian into English. I have translated into New Zealand English from French and Russian for TransNational NZ Ltd I worked as a proofreader in New Zealand and have experience with the language. I am a native in American English and Russian. I am fluent in French, and minored in French Language and Literature at Boston University.

My specialties include psychology, anthropology, literature, psycholinguistics, expressive culture, poetry, journalism, writing, and the social sciences in general. I have developed my writing through academic work, freelance journalism, and poetry writing. My journalistic articles can be viewed at: Israel Behind the News and Citizen Culture. I have conducted research in language and emotion at Boston University. As a PhD student in Comparative Human Development at the University of Chicago, my research interests include identity formation, child development, cultural psychology, psychological anthropology, semiotics, and the intersection of culture and mental health. I also run the Clinical Ethnography Workshop at the University of Chicago.
This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 34
PRO-level pts: 22

Top languages (PRO)
Russian to English12
French to English10
Top general fields (PRO)
Social Sciences8
Top specific fields (PRO)
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters6
Wine / Oenology / Viticulture4
Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting4
Education / Pedagogy4
Law (general)4

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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects1
With client feedback0
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Language pairs
Russian to English1
Specialty fields
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs1
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Profile last updated
Jun 7, 2014

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