Working languages:
Italian to English

lizzy g
literary commitment

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Native in: English Native in English
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Specializes in:
Environment & EcologyJournalism
Marketing / Market ResearchPoetry & Literature
Tourism & TravelBiology (-tech,-chem,micro-)
Business/Commerce (general)Cinema, Film, TV, Drama
International Org/Dev/CoopScience (general)

Italian to English - Standard rate: 0.08 EUR per word / 30 EUR per hour
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 4, Questions answered: 4, Questions asked: 311
Translation education Bachelor's degree - University of Wales
Experience Years of translation experience: 16. Registered at Dec 2004. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Italian to English (University of Wales, Bangor)
Memberships N/A
Software Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Wordfast
CV/Resume CV/Resume (DOC)
Professional practices lizzy g endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
I specialise in literary translations. I thoroughly enjoy the thrill of morphing art from one language to another.

My expertise in literary translations lends itself to other sectors: notably to marketing, where I can convey meaning in a variety of 'effortless' styles.

Book translation: Two Birthdays in Baghdad: Finding the Heart of Iraq
Author: Anna Prouse
Publisher: Howells House

An Italian humanitarian aid worker's experiences in post-war Iraq. Both the author and the publisher are delighted with my translation and its publication.

Other projects have included evocative travel writing, advertising, biographies and marketing texts. In addition, I have translated texts relating to social justice, academia, history and environmental issues.

I graduated from the University of Wales, Bangor with a degree in English literature and Italian. I was awarded First Class honours which reflects my flair for writing as well as my meticulous attention to detail, and my ability to work to deadlines. Other than translating, I proof-read, edit, write creatively for pleasure and contribute to local papers.

Prices for literary translations vary depending on length and style of the text. Please contact me!

All other translations: 0.06 Euros per source word.
Proof-reading: 0.02 Euros per target word
Keywords: literature, academic, current affairs, middle-east, social justice, humanitarian work, culture, travel, tourism, environmental issues, advertisng, marketing, science, biology

Profile last updated
Dec 27, 2007

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