A former professor of ESP, Translation Theory & Practice, Terminology and Literary Translation, Marta Rosas (January 17, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil) is an experienced free-lance translator and interpreter who has published extensively. She holds a BA in Arts and an MA in Applied Linguistics, as well as post-grad diplomas in Comparative Literature and Translation Studies. A Ph.D. dissertation on the Translation of Humour (Universitat Rovira i Virgili) is on the way. Her latest works include inglês.com.textos para informática and Tradução de humor: transcriando piadas. Now based in Barcelona, she has worked in Dublin, and can be reached by . In 1992 she translated her first of Liz Greene's wonderful analyses and became a fan.
Since then, Marta Rosas has translated for Astrodienst:
Rita Moura (March 09, 1969, Lisbon, Portugal)
is a journalist, with great interest in Astrology.
Rita Moura is Astrodienst's translator in charge of the maintenance of the Portuguese version of astro.com.
Suzana Marc was born in Porto Alegre, Brazil. Her full name is Maria Suzana
Marc Amoretti. Suzana lived in France for five years, where she prepared and
earned her Doctorate degree. Her passion for languages and literature has led
her to write several articles, including her doctoral thesis in 1995, Le mode
d'emploi ergonomique: Discours d'instruction, her Master's dissertation in
Comparative Literature, L'image de l'étranger au tournant du siècle and her
DEA, Écriture et Carnaval. Suzana is a professional translator since 1980. She
has translated a number of articles and manuals, including a book of cognitive
science. Subsequently, her interest in translation manifested in her
contribution at BIARNESA Translations ( www.biarnesa.com ). In parallel to her
activities as a translator, Suzana Marc is a researcher, being one of the
world’s leading researchers in categorization process and conceptual maps. In
2002 Suzana founded the LEAD SEMIÓTICA to research Semiotics and Cognitive
Sciences to apply it to Distance Learning Courses ( www.leadsemiotica.net ).
This research aims to discover the rules, the symbolic representations and the
cognitive general principles underlying the computer scenarios of learning,
being engaged in the study of cultural semiotics, traditional knowledges and
covering the subfields of linguistics as well as interfaces with philosophy,
speech science and technology, computer science and artificial intelligence,
visual perception, categorization process and cognition. Besides, Suzana has
great interest in Astrology and she wishes to contribute to the diffusion of
important advances in astrology through her translations.
Suzana Marc has translated for Astrodienst:
Albuquerque Otten was born on July the 10th, 1976, in Lisbon,
Virgínia Albuquerque Otten has translated for Astrodienst:
Margarida Pereira (03/08/1960) has a degree
in IT and worked in the field for 15 years. Later when she felt
she wanted to be closer to people than to machines she moved to
the Healthcare sector as an Advertising Manager for press and Internet.
She started a self-discovering and spiritual path in 1993 and she
is interested in Yoga (she is a yoga instructor), Tai Chi, Shiatsu
Massage, Astrology, Tarot and Psychology, but above all, she is
deeply interested in the Human Nature, thrilled to understand what
moves people and what makes them do good or bad things, what makes
them laugh or cry. She loves nature and animals, traveling and
meeting people from different cultures. She loves gardening, growing
vegetables, vegetarian meals, cooking, studying different religions
and exploring the world.
Margarida Pereira has translated for Astrodienst:
Daniela de Oliveira has translated for Astrodienst:
Dora Alexandre has translated for Astrodienst:
Maria-Fernanda Alves Guimarães has translated for Astrodienst:
Paula Peixoto de Carvalho has translated for Astrodienst:
|Umberto Freitas (Brazil)|
Umberto Freitas has translated for Astrodienst:
- Mapping the Psyche, Volume 1, Chapter 1
|Patrícia Vieira Neves (Portugal)|
Patrícia Vieira Neves has translated for Astrodienst:
- Venus Research Results, Part One
- Venus Revisited, Part Two
- The Moon Watching Series (1): Lunar Intimacy
- The Moon Watching Series (2): The New Moon