I am an experienced translator and literary consultant offering French to English translation in a number of different subjects. I specialize in academic writing, writing on history and the arts, screenplays, fiction, advertising, and business writing.
Retaining the rhythm and lyricism of a literary text or scholarly article in translation requires close attention to detail. One carefully worded sentence can make or break a marketing campaign. I can help gear corporate copy and publicity toward the American market and deliver complex ideas in a way that makes the translated text a joy to read.
I offer free quotes and consultations. If you have any other translation requests that don't fall into the categories listed here, just ask!
Here are some of the other services I offer:
Subtitling - As a video editor with a background in film, I can add subtitles to your video, along with translating the content.
Copy Editing - Already have an English language piece, but need to make sure it reads well? I am an experienced copy editor and can catch grammatical mistakes while editing for clarity and flow.
Fact checking - For journalism or non-fiction, I offer fact checking and research services.
Indexing - A book's index is a too often neglected part of the reading experience that can make your book an invaluable asset for readers and researchers.
Nina Stritzler Levine and Cloé Pitiot, eds., Yale University Press.
Introduction and multiple chapters in the book accompanying the Bard Graduate Center's exhibition on the groundbreaking Irish architect and designer. Read more.
Fashion, Society, and the First World War
Hayley Dujardin, Maude Bass-Krueger, & Sophie Kurkdjian, eds., Bloomsbury.
Five academic articles in this forthcoming collection, on subjects ranging from the Bicêtre flea market in Paris, the largest in the world, to French women's factory uniforms, to Belgian lace workers. Read more.
Screenplays for "Les Emmerdeurs" a comedy web series about French resistance fighters, as well as other screenplays and outlines for Studio Bagel Productions and GM6.
Novel by Jean Louis Uzan. After the murder of an actress on his Miami film set, a young director is left scrambling to connect the dots between a mysterious tattoo artist, ecological activism in the Everglades, and the family of none other than Fidel Castro... Read more.