Member since Apr '17

Working languages:
Spanish to English

Lucy Christmas
Seamlessly translating Spanish - English

Barcelona, Cataluña, Spain
Local time: 10:19 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: English Native in English
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Apr 29:  I finished an ESL to ENG project, Oxfam women project evaluation, 2836 words for Translators without Borders I used matecat. Inspiring project and extremely worthwhile cause! ...more, + 2 other entries »
Total word count: 4286

Account type Freelancer
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Software localization, Subtitling, Transcription
Expertise
Specializes in:
Art, Arts & Crafts, PaintingFood & Drink
International Org/Dev/CoopTextiles / Clothing / Fashion
Journalism

Volunteer translations

Volunteer professional humanitarian translation services-

Translators without Borders

Words translated: 4,688
Payment methods accepted PayPal, MasterCard, Visa
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 7
Translation education Master's degree - Universidad de Pompeu Fabra
Experience Years of translation experience: 4. Registered at ProZ.com: Oct 2014. Became a member: Apr 2017.
Credentials Spanish (University of Sussex, verified)
Spanish to English (Universidad de Pompeu Fabra, verified)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, CafeTran Espresso, DejaVu, Indesign, MemoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Wordfast
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About me
Translator and language teacher- this combination keeps me linguistically on the ball and means I am always learning new vocabulary from various sectors, thanks to my diverse students and their professions.

Over 7 years spent living in Spanish speaking countries, predominantly Spain and Mexico.

Strong believer in social issues and freedom of speech. Subscriber of Words without Borders and translator for Translators without Borders.

Professional Experience

Education and Pedagogy due to several years experience as a Teacher, specialising in Bilingual Education and Early Childhood Education in Mexico and Spain.

Screenplay and subtitles for TV series, films and documentaries for an Audio-visual Production company

Website translation for Barcelona based marketing companies and start ups

• Translation and proof reading of articles relating to current affairs and social issues for NGOs and bilingual newspapers

Academic texts related to linguistics and education for Universidad de Murcia

Education

Translate at City Literary Translation Summer School at City, University of London

Master in Translation Studies (specialising in Literary Translation), Universidad de Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona

Introduction to Translation Course, IH Barcelona

BA in English Literature and Spanish , University of Sussex

Teaching English as a Foreign Language certification


Professional Affiliations

APTIC, Associació Profesional de Traductors i Intèprets de Catalunya
Keywords: Spanish, Mexico, Literature, Children´s literature, Film, Art, Photography, NGOs, ONGs, Journalism, Human Rights, Academic, Linguistic, Education, Music, Fiction, Non fiction


Profile last updated
Aug 28



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