Member since Dec '08

Working languages:
English to Swedish
Swedish to English
Swedish (monolingual)
English (monolingual)

Anna Herbst
When quality matters more

Kalorama, Victoria, Australia
Local time: 14:18 AEST (GMT+10)

Native in: Swedish Native in Swedish, English Native in English
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Voiceover (dubbing), Subtitling, Transcription, Training
Specializes in:
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.Government / Politics
Education / PedagogyPoetry & Literature
LinguisticsArt, Arts & Crafts, Painting
Law (general)Journalism
Tourism & TravelCinema, Film, TV, Drama

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 1394, Questions answered: 704, Questions asked: 5
Project History 2 projects entered

Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 2
Translation education Bachelor's degree - Lund University, Sweden
Experience Years of experience: 35. Registered at Nov 2001. Became a member: Dec 2008.
Credentials Swedish to English (National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters, verified)
English to Swedish (National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters, verified)
Memberships AUSIT
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Adobe, Powerpoint, Wordfast
Events and training
Professional practices Anna Herbst endorses's Professional Guidelines.
NAATI (Australia) recognised translator/interpreter English <--> Swedish 2009 - 2016.
Member of the Australian Institute of Interpreters and Translators, AUSIT
Native proficiency in Swedish and English.
Fluent in Greek, proficient in Norwegian, Danish, German and French.
Long experience lecturing in Swedish and English at university level.
Author of Swedish chapter in Lonely Planet's Scandinavian Phrasebook 2nd and 3rd editions.
Broadcasting experience in Swedish and English.
Particularly interested in working in the areas of linguistics, literature, education, social sciences, general legal, political science, media, environment, travel and tourism.
Keywords: Swedish, English, NAATI, translation, review, editing, proof reading, linguistic analyses, transcription, cultural consultancy, training, interpretation, voice over.

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Oct 1, 2020

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