Working languages:
Spanish to English

Sue Burke
Experienced writer, translator, editor

Chicago, Illinois, United States
Local time: 07:26 CDT (GMT-5)

Native in: English Native in English
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Copywriting
Specializes in:
Education / PedagogyJournalism
Poetry & Literature

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Payment methods accepted PayPal, Check, Wire transfer
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Translation education Graduate diploma - Chartered Institute of Linguists
Experience Years of experience: 15. Registered at Aug 2013. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Spanish to English (Chartered Institute of Linguists)
Memberships ATA
Software Microsoft Word, OmegaT, WordPerfect
CV/Resume English (PDF)
Events and training
Spain-based Spanish-into-English freelance translator and editor:
An experienced writer and editor who can give your documents a professional polish.
Specialities: journalism and other non-fiction, literature and poetry, educational materials.

Winner of 2016 Alicia Gordon Award for Word Artistry in Translation, presented by the American Foundation for Translation and Interpretation.

Professional writing and editing career:
■ Significant experience with small and medium-sized publications and as a freelance writer and editor. Work has included graphic design and photography.
■ Thirty published short stories.
■ Certified translation skills. Mastery-level written and spoken Spanish. ATA membership.
■ Residence in Spain since December 1999.
■ Permission to work in Spain; U.S. citizen.

■ Spanish Women of Wonder, anthology, Palabristas, 2016
■ Castles in Spain, anthology, Sportula, 2016
■ Confusion of Confusion, by Joseph de la Vega, Comisión Nacional del Mercado de Valores, 2015
■ Mindgate, by Juan Miguel Aguilera y Javier Negrete, Rebel Movies, script, filming in autumn of 2015
■ Prodogies, by Angélica Gorodischer, Small Beer Press, novel, September 2015.
■ A Dance of Darkness (Danza de tinieblas), by Eduardo Vaquerizo, novel, 2014.
■ Terra Nova: An Anthology of Contemporary Spanish Science Fiction, Sportula, 2013
■ Amadis of Gaul Book I, by Garci Rodríguez de Montalvo, novel, 2012
■ Sword of Fire (Espada del Fuego), synopsis and chapter, by Javier Negrete, 2007
■ Bram the Yacoï, Vols. 1 - 4, graphic novel, with José Miguel Pillarés, Planeta, 2007
■ Krazy & Ignatz, Krazy Kat 1925-1926, classic comic, Planeta DeAgostini, English to Spanish, with José Miguel Pillarés, 2006
Keywords: literature science fiction fantasy horror poetry history medieval

Profile last updated
Sep 15, 2017

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