Member since Feb '07

Working languages:
English to Portuguese
Portuguese to English
Hungarian to English
French to English
German to English

Katarina Peters
Accuracy and A1 presentation

Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Local time: 18:46 EDT (GMT-4)

Native in: Hungarian Native in Hungarian, English (Variant: US) Native in English
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Bio

Canadian citizen, born in Hungary, educated in Brazil, permanent home in Montreal. Since 2000, in-house translator and projects manager at a local multilingual translation agency.  Over 30 years' previous working experience in seven (7) languages at various companies as multilingual secretary and translator. Completion of major annual translation contracts. Qualified to translate in most fields (literary, business, legal, medical, technical, commercial, visual arts, music, etc.) Poetry translations published in Brazil and Canada. McGill University Certificate. Also a successful commissioned portrait painter, participated in various art exhibits with portraits as well as landscapes (oil, pastel, watercolour, acrylic, charcoal).




Books published:

WHY WAS I RESUSCITATED? (by Anne Marie Beaudoin: Por quê me han reanimado? ES-EN;translated true story ISBN-13: 978-2981696847 (www.amazon.ca Anne Beaudoin)

NÉGYKEZES (by Kiraly Gabor: Collection of 56 poems, 125 pages) in four languages (Hungarian, English, French and Italian): HU-EN,  translated 56 poems into English: FOUR-HANDED. 124 pages, 56 poems. Published by Kalandor Kiado, Budapest.
ISBN 978-963-9557-49-9
https://www.facebook.com/negykezes/timeline?ref=page_internal
http://www.attlc-ltac.org/latest-releases/four-handed

POKOLKAPU (by Sarkozi Laszlo)
HU-EN; translated One Sonnet cycle "Everlasting Sorrow"
http://www.ajandekshop.eu/sarkozi-laszlo-pokolkapu-cimu-konyv-659

CLUSTER (GOCPONT  by Stephen Paul Thomas)
HU-EN; (Kindle Edition)
translated science fiction novel with A.N. Roth
http://www.amazon.com/Cluster-Unmei-Stephen-Paul-Thomas-ebook/dp/B00S5LFUGU/ref=sr_1_4?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1453753810&sr=1-4&keywords=Cluster

CSUF VERSEK (by Kiraly Gabor)
translated 15 poems
HU-EN;  http://www.litera.hu/lathatas/kiraly-gabor-csuf-versek-cimu-konyvenek-bemutatoja
http://www.libri.hu/konyv/kiraly_gabor.csuf-versek.html
http://gepnarancs.hu/csuf-vilagnak-csuf-versek/ 

ARIELA APARECIDA E O VALE DA NEBLINA DA CACHOEIRA
(ARIELA APARECIDA AND THE VALLEY OF THE WATERFALL'S MIST by Ron Janesh)
EN-PT
translated children's story
http://www.amazon.com
http://www.barnesandnoble.com

STORIES OF GOD (by Rainer Maria Rilke)
DE-EN
translated one story among the 14 stories
http://geschichtenvomliebengott.com/wp/
http://www.amazon.com

NOSTRADAMUS
(novel by Eric Mellema)
EN-PT
translated novel
http://www.nostredame.info/br/ebook.pdf

Contests:  1st place Winner of Proz.com Translation Contest: "Translation of Lyrics"
EN-PT (BR)
http://www.proz.com/translation-contests/entry/14416

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Total pts earned: 2893
PRO-level pts: 2465


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Hungarian to English1
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Medical: Pharmaceuticals1
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May 18