Working languages:
German to English

Damian Harrison
Concise, creative, compelling

Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Local time: 10:45 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: English Native in English
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Based in Berlin, I am a New Zealand-born specialist translator and editor for the fields of art, culture, architecture, urban environments and communication. A long-term resident of Germany (1993-2008 and 2011 to present) with a deep understanding of German culture and society, I deliver translations that are accurate, meticulously researched and compelling.

Areas of specialization:
• European art, culture and history
• contemporary architecture
• urban planning and development
• governance and policy (esp. cultural and mental health policy)
• science administration and reporting
• library and information studies
• education
• tourism

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Keywords: modern history, urban development, urbanism, sustainability, architecture, interior design, governance, cultural policy, education, science journalism, Holocaust, science management, cultural journalism, contemporary art, lifestyle content, library studies, information management, english studies, literary studies, funding applications, cultural studies, design, DFG, documentary films, New Zealand, Maori, mental health, postcolonialism, postmodernism, social history, editing, copyediting, proofreading, Architektur, Bauen, Bibliothekswissenschaft, Kunst, Kunstwissenschaft, Bildwissenschaft, Gestaltung, Innenarchitektur, Kulturwissenschaft, Kunst, Literatur, Literaturwissenschaft, Geisteswissenschaften, Reportage, Reiseliteratur, Filmwissenschaft, Wissenschaft, Lektorat, Korrektorat

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Apr 20, 2017

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