Languages: French, Spanish
Location: South East England
Katrina Barnes is a freelance translator and tutor, working between French, Spanish and English. She holds a BA Honours degree in French and Spanish from the University of Cambridge, and a MA in Translation and Interpreting from the University of Westminster. Katrina is particularly interested in the intersection between translation and education, and is planning to continue researching the potential links between professional translator training techniques and modern foreign language learning at PhD level in the coming year.
Katrina is a Fellow of the Atlantis Project, which delivers intensive English teaching in the Azores and the Canary Islands. She has travelled extensively through North, Central and South America, translating and teaching as she goes. When she is not on the road, she spends much of her time promoting language and cultural exchange in the Thames Valley area through public lectures, school workshops and conversation circles.
More information can be found on Katrina’s website.