Find-a-Linguist - Dr Marianne CHALMERS

Name: Dr Marianne CHALMERS BA PhD MITI Dip CS DipTrans MCIL CL
City: Reading
Country: United Kingdom
Native language(s): ENGLISH
Language(s) of qualification: FRENCH
CIOL number: 29161
Membership number (pre-Autumn 2016): 016274
Membership grade: Member
Membership status: Current
Chartered?: Yes
Chartered Linguist section(s): CL (Translator)
Telephone number: +44 (0)1189 311 572
Advertising and Marketing: Brochures, Flyers, Leaflets & Printed Material, Guide Books, Handbooks & Newsletters, Websites
Art: Performing Arts, Theatre, Visual Arts
Fashion: Catalogues, Clothing, Fashion Shows
Food and Drink: Drink, Food
Humanities: History, Philosophy, Religion
Leisure and Sport: Hotels and Accommodation, Restaurants, Tourism
Literature: Children's Literature, Fiction, Non-Fiction
Other Skills: Editing, Proofreading
Statement: The arts and humanities are often poorly served in translation. Translation technology cannot replace sensitive close-reading. A highly-qualified bilingual and bi-cultural translator of 30 years’ standing (BA, PhD, CIOL Diploma in Translation, ITI member). An editor on the Oxford-Hachette French-English Dictionary series and the Oxford Business French Dictionary. Specialisms: literature; poetry; art; art history; culture; the humanities; exhibition and audio guides for major museums and galleries (29 exhibitions for the Musées d’Orsay et de l’Orangerie); spirituality; history of ideas; film; food; wine; hospitality; tourism; fashion; luxury goods; heritage; photography; academic texts. Services: proofing, research, transcription services.
Find-a-Linguist directory listing(s): Translation: FRENCH to ENGLISH | Language specialist: FRENCH