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Joris Lenstra | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jun 23, 2016

Joris Lenstra

Translator/Writer, Dutch-English
   Netherlands
  |   Rotterdam, South Holland
  |  5:53 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $27

I have a Masters degree in literature.
I translated three poetry books and one prose book into Dutch: Jack Kerouac, Walt Whitman, and Lawrence Ferlinghetii, and Oscar Wilde.

Though born and bred in the Netherlands, I lived in London for a while. I had a long-term relationship with an American. I read and speak English on a daily basis. Gradually translating became part of my daily living. I started to take on assignments, took a course on OmegaT and WordFast and started getting regular assignments from two agencies.

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Apr 17, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|$104|Completed
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Feb 27, 2015|Translation|$39|Completed
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Feb 8, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|$25|Completed
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Feb 28, 2014|Article Writing|$16|Completed

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Portfolio

I selected the texts from Jack Kerouacs works and translated these into English. I...
I translated 'Song of Myself' by Walt Whitman into Dutch
I wrote the text for this website offering legal advice to cultural entrepreneurs

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Employment

Freelance translator
translator
2009 - Present
Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam
Staffmember Research & Education
2006 - Present

Education

Utrecht University
Master of Arts in Literature
1995 - 2002
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Poetry
literature
translation
Dutch
English
creative writing
copy writing
copy editing
teaching
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