Ave Leek

Contact info

Name

Ave Leek

Email

Residence

Estonia

Languages

Mother tongue

Estonian

Translates from

Finnish

Translates to

Estonian

Other language skills

English

Education

Academic degree

MA, University of Helsinki, 2007 (Finnish Language and Culture)

Additional subject-specific studies

Translation and interpretation of English, minor subject in HU

Multilingual professional communication, minor subject in HU

Estonian language and culture, minor subject in HU (student exchange programme in University of Tartu)

Finnish-Estonian-Finnish translation seminar, Helsinki 2010

Finncon-Animecon translation workshop (scifi and fantasy, comics), Turku 2011

Translation seminar of literature for children and young people, Helsinki 2011

'Translator's Word' world conference , Helsinki 2012

Finnish-Estonian translator masterclass, Tallin 2013-2015

Masterclass final seminar, Helsinki 2015

Translations

Interests and specialisation

Fiction, Prose, Drama, Literature for children and young people, Comics, Crime/detective, Non-fiction

List of translations

Josefiina, a short story (from the collection of short stories "Love"). SA Kultuurileht, 2015. Original title: Josefiina by Maria Jotuni. Genre: Prose.

Kollivalve (Monster Nanny). Tiritamm, 2017. Original title: Mörkövahti by Tuutikki Tolonen. Genre: Literature for children and young people.

Ingerisoomlaste ajalugu (History of Ingrian Finns). Soome Kultuuri Edendamise Sihtasutus, 2016. Original title: Inkerin suomalaisten historia by Inkeriläisten Sivistyssäätiö (several authors). Genre: Drama.

Now translating

Kreetta Onkeli, Poika joka menetti muistinsa



Päivitetty: 8.3.2018