Working languages:
English to German

Antje Althans
Everyday texts - fast and reliable

Lohfelden, Hessen, Germany
Local time: 16:53 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: German Native in German
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Specializes in:
Advertising / Public RelationsPoetry & Literature
Cinema, Film, TV, DramaMedia / Multimedia
General / Conversation / Greetings / LettersHistory
Idioms / Maxims / SayingsJournalism
Tourism & TravelSlang
Preferred currency EUR
KudoZ activity (PRO) Questions asked: 4
Translation education Other - Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Experience Years of experience: 23. Registered at Nov 2008. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships VdÜ/Bundessparte Übersetzer (Deutschland)
Software Microsoft Word
CV/Resume German (DOC), English (DOC)
Professional practices Antje Althans endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
Ich arbeite seit 1997 freiberuflich als Literarische Übersetzerin für Random House. Mein Schwerpunkt liegt auf Unterhaltungsromanen und Kinder- und Jugendbüchern. Außerdem übersetze ich Artikel für Zeitschriften, private Dokumente, Werbekampagnen für Städte u.v.m.
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I have been working freelance as a Literary Translator for Random House for twenty years now. The best-known authors I have translated so far are Rachel Gibson (Romance), Faye Kellerman (Detective Novel), Olivia Goldsmith and Joyce Carol Oates ("The Rise of Life on Earth"). I also translated a best seller (more than 100 000 sold copies) by Jessica Adams, "Single White E-Mail" (ChickLit).
Apart from that, I do short stories, articles for magazines, private documents (e.g. letters), publicity campaigns for cities, everyday texts etc.
Keywords: Heitere Frauenromane, Kinder- und Jugendbuch, Krimis, historische Romane, Kurzgeschichten, Tourismus, Werbung, Untertitel, Artikel für Zeitschriften, Geschichte, private Dokumente (z.B. Briefe), Zeitungsartikel Novels, chick-lit, romance, detective novel, crime novel, historical novel, short stories, articles for newspapers and magazines, publicity campaigns, private documents, letters, subtitling, everyday texts

Profile last updated
Mar 27, 2020

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