Sarah Pybus

Contact details

sarah@pybustranslations.co.uk

http://www.pybustranslations.co.uk

Professional profile
Activities
Translating
Language pairs
German > English
Areas of expertise
Education
Entertainment
Literature and Philosophy
Marketing
Social Sciences
Tourism
Description
Qualified Member (MITI) of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting
Member (MCIL) of the Chartered Institute of Linguists
Member of the Society of Authors

Translator from German to English focusing on higher education, tourism/leisure, marketing, media/entertainment and literature. In-house translator in Germany and UK from 2007 to 2012. My interests include dancing, cinema, literature, travel, yoga, swimming and hiking.

Sample projects:

- Tourism brochures and passenger information
- Academic abstracts and papers
- Student university guides
- Interviews, press releases and blog texts
- TV treatments and synopses

Literary translation:

- Winner of Non-Fiction Translation Competition run by the German Book Office New York (2015)
- Non-fiction translation slam at the Goethe Institute in London in September 2015
- Reader's reports for German books
- Sample chapters and publicity materials for books
Publications
Crossing the Sea by Wolfgang Bauer (And Other Stories, 2016)
Other
- 2017 International Literary Translation & Creative Writing Summer School (UEA, Norwich)
- ITI Conference 2017
- Sheffield Doc/Fest
- METM16
- International Translation Day, British Library
- "Translator contracts explained" (Free Word Centre, London)
- "Copy-editing I" (Society for Editors and Proofreaders)
- YTI annual translation workshop 2016
Members


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