Native English speaker with more than four years' experience as a freelance JP>ENG translator. As a lifelong fan of comics and gaming culture, I want to use my translation and localization skills to help bring manga and video games across linguistic and cultural barriers.
Freelance Manga Translator
Yen Press LLC
目前受雇于该公司自从 20171204 12:00 上午
Freelance manga translator. Translated over 4,000 pages of manga from Japanese to American English. Titles include "Love of Kill," "Éclair," and "A Witch's Love at the End of the World."
目前受雇于该公司自从 20161205 12:00 上午
Freelance translator specializing in translation and localization of entertainment media. Translated 200 pages of manga and 25,000 characters of other content from Japanese to English.
Red Garden Artist Group
从 20100728 12:00 上午 直到 20140430 12:00 上午
Worked as a manga-influenced comic artist while in secondary school. Created and sold original prints and a 30-page collaborative comic. Edited and proofread the collaborative comic. Promoted the Group at manga and comic conventions.
Intensive Japanese course (part-time) in Japanese Language
日本, 兵库县, Kobe
从 20190527 12:00 上午 直到 20190621 12:00 上午
SEIFU Institute of Information Technology/i-SEIFU Japanese Language School
Intensive Japanese course (short-term) in Japanese Language
日本, 大阪, Osaka
从 20190415 12:00 上午 直到 20190520 12:00 上午
Kobe YMCA Language Center
Summer intensive course in Japanese Language
日本, 兵库县, Kobe
从 20150704 12:00 上午
4-week intensive language course, focused on developing advanced speaking and listening skills in Japanese.
KOJSP (Year abroad study program) in Japanese Studies
日本, 兵库县, Kobe
从 20131004 12:00 上午 直到 20140730 12:00 上午
Kobe-Oxford Japanese Studies Program, a 1-year study abroad program in the Faculty of Letters at Kobe University. Daily Japanese language classes and additional lectures and seminars delivered in Japanese.
University of Oxford
Bachelor of Arts - BA (Hons) in Oriental Studies (Japanese)
从 20121009 12:00 上午 直到 20160630 12:00 上午
Specialized in Classical Japanese translation, Classical Japanese literature, Japanese linguistics and sociolinguistics, and social anthropology of Japan.
20190707 12:00 上午
Passed N1 of the Japanese-Language Proficiency Test (JLPT).
20171010 12:00 上午
Successfully completed an online course on Working with Translation: Theory and Practice. The course was held by Cardiff University on FutureLearn.com.
20170216 12:00 上午
Won first prize in the Manga Translation Battle vol.5, an international manga translation competition. I won for my English translation of an excerpt from the manga "Haruwa Akebono Tsukimo Nau Soramo Nao" (『春はあけぼの 月もなう 空もなお』) by Machio Same.