Nora Stevens Heath
Clinton Township, Michigan USA. A full-time freelance translator, Nora earned her BAs in Japanese and in linguistics from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. She believes she’s one of the luckiest people on earth to be able to do what she loves and get paid for it.
This workshop will discuss the unique problems of translating atomic bomb survivor testimony, based on the experience of managers, translators and editors who helped the Asahi Shimbun translate over 200 survivor stories for the website Memories of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. The...