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Joanna D. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 19, 2014

Joanna D.

Linguist, Writer, Translator(Italian into English)
   Canada
  |   Mississauga, Ontario

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $33

I have a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Linguistics and graduated in 2012.
I am based in North America but I have a European ancestry, as such I am perfectly bilingual and work and write in both English and Italian.
I have spent my life living, working and studying in Italy and North America and I am well versed in the ethical, cultural and professional mores of both sides of the globe.
I have been writing professional and creative content for 15+ years and wrote, edited and revised hundreds of documents while I was employed with...

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Portfolio

On-line article describing the steps needed to sit the IoL Diploma in Translation...
https://suite.io/giovanna-de-gennaro/44ts2q1
Online magazine article: Renaissance art
https://suite.io/giovanna-de-gennaro/3xjq2q1
Feature Story
https://suite.io/giovanna-de-gennaro/4z8e2q1
Feature story, On line article
https://suite.io/giovanna-de-gennaro/539g2q1
On line article writing
https://suite.io/giovanna-de-gennaro/5emm2q1
Recipe writing for on line publication
https://suite.io/giovanna-de-gennaro/5dnq2q1

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Service Description

Native English language writing areas:

Article writing: proven experience writing for on-line or traditional magazines and a United States Navy Newspaper.
Versatile writer in a variety of areas and topics:
food industry and culinary news, travel and culture, environmental and animal conservation/welfare, film and movie industry, music, Language learning and translation (English and Italian).

Feature and news stories in current Canadian, and American affairs, European news, food industry news, environmental and animal conservation and welfare news, current affairs.

Academic writing: Linguistics, language history, translation

Translator (general non-specialized):
Source language: Italian
Target language: English
or Source language: English
Target language: Italian
Academic translation: semi-specialized or specialized in the areas of General Linguistics (morphology, phonetics, syntax, grammar, spelling, semiotics), translation, English language, Italian language

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Employment

Suite101.com
Contributing author
2010 - Present
Freelance writer of articles, news and feature stories
CSN Group Inc. (marketing)
Web Content Writer, Editor, Translator
2013 - 2014
Writer, proof reader, editor, translator of website content
United States Department of Defence
Inter-cultural Bilingual Specialist
1994 - 2012
Writer, translator, proof reader, copy editor, bilingual inter cultural mediator
Ministry of Education (Italy)
EFL Teacher
2003 - 2004
English as a Foreign Language Teacher

Education

City University, London, United Kingdom
Translation
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University of Catania, Italy
Bachelor of Arts in Modern European Languages
- 2012
International Academy, Rome, Italy
Certificate of English Language Teaching to Adults
2006 - 2006
Institute of Children's Literature
Creative Writing Diploma for Youths
- 2004
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Italian
Article writing
Magazine writing
Language
Linguistics Translation
Proof Reading
Copy Editing
Re-writing
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