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Annette is a professional translator (English > Spanish), translation reviewer and Spanish editor with over 20 years of experience in education, the arts, humanities, astronomy, science fiction, environment and marketing. She has worked for the State of Texas, The Blanton Museum and EarthSky, Red Line Editorial, and Printer´s Row Publishing group, to name a few.

Ms. Granat is a well-rounded invidivual with degrees in philosophy and humanities and minors in English literature and education from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and a Masters degree in journalism (specialization in writing) from The University of Texas at Austin. She has also completed a Spanish translation and revision workshop with Leandro Wolfson, a distinguished Argentinian literary and scientific translator and translation reviewer.


Moreover, Annette´s cultural sensitivity, acquired through living and working experience in El Salvador, Panama, France, Israel, the United States, Spain, and Canada, coupled with her unique multicultural background, solidify her skills in localization and the detection of cultural bias.

Highlights

Last Login
9/26/17

Industry Projects

  • Education500+
  • Science100+
  • Publishing50+
  • Marketing5
  • Other4

Summary of Industry Experience

Education

•Translated educational brochures from English to Spanish for the State of Texas
•Reviewed,edited,copyedited, and proofread English to Spanish translations of reading, math, and science assessments for the State of Texas
•Edited and copyedited Texas state-wide writing assessments in Spanish

Science

Translated environmental impact assessment reports from English to Spanish for Klohn Crippen, an international engineering and environmental consulting firm.

Translated science assessments for the State of Texas.

Translated astronomy, environment, and other science excerpts for EarthSky, an award-winning digital media company.

Publishing

Annette has translated 59 books, including children´s literature and science fiction, and has worked closely with major publishing companies such as Harcourt Brace and Pearson in the development and implementation of the Spanish language versions of the Texas Assessment of Academic Skills.

Marketing

Translates marketing documents from English to Spanish for NomadUX,a leading BPO labour outsourcing company in Central America.

Other

I translated four major art exhibits for the Blanton Museum at the University of Texas at Austin for two consecutive years. The exhibits featured were called:

Impressionism and the Caribbean: Francisco Oller and His Transatlantic World
Goya: Mad Reason
Xu Bing: Book from the Sky

Product Projects

  • Script/Video100+
  • Book50+
  • Other20+
  • Brochure5

Summary of Product Experience

Script/Video

Translated astronomy, environment, and other science scripts from English to Spanish for EarthSky, an award-winning digital media company from 2011-2014.

Book

Annette has translated 50 children´s literature books for Red Line Editorial and one science fiction book for Printer´s Row Publishing group.

I am unable to provide a sample because this is copyright material but I can provide references for this work.

Other

Translated environmental impact assessment reports from English to Spanish for Klohn Crippen, an international engineering and environmental consulting firm.

Translated art exhibits from English to Spanish for the Blanton Museum.

Brochure

Translated educational brochures from English to Spanish for the State of Texas.

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