Pauline Farris is the main author and editor of this blog. Pauline has a BA in Languages/Translation (UFPE, Brazil) and an MA in Translation Studies (York University, Canada). A native speaker of Brazilian Portuguese, she has been working with English, Spanish, and Italian for over eight years, offering translation, consecutive and community interpreting, subtitling, revision/editing, and training for professionals. She is a voting member of the American Translators Association (ATA) and participates actively in the Leadership Council of its Portuguese Language Division.