Irene Sorrentino

Contact info

Name

Irene Sorrentino

Email

Residence

Italy

Website

http://irenesorrentino.com

Languages

Mother tongue

Italian

Translates from

Finnish

Translates to

Italian

Other language skills

English, French

Education

Academic degree

Master of Arts, University of Helsinki, 2010 (Italian Philology,Finnish Language and Literature, Translation Studies)
Bachelor of Arts, University of Helsinki, 2008 (Italian Philology,Finnish Language and Literature, Art History)
Master programme , Renvall Institute, University on Helsinki., 2010 (Intercultural Encounters)

Additional subject-specific studies

2008 Finnish language certification (upper level); Finnish National Board of Education. Speech understanding = 5; speaking = 5; reading comprehension = 5; writing = 5; structures and vocabulary = 5.

2015 and 2017 Training for literary translators, XX Giornate della Traduzione Letteraria, University of Urbino “Carlo Bo” in collaboration with Fondazione Universitaria San Pellegrino.

2004 Summer Finnish Language and Culture Summer intensive course (1 month) at University of Jyväskylä (in collaboration with CIMO).

 

 

Translations

Interests and specialisation

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

List of translations

Oneiron. Elliot, 2016. Original title: Oneiron by Laura Lindstedt. Genre: Prose.

Assalto a Villa del Lieto Tramonto. Sonzogno, 2017. Original title: Ehtoolehdon Tuho by Minna Lindgren. Genre: Prose.

Fuga da Villa del Lieto Tramonto . Sonzogno, 2016. Original title: Ehtoolehdon Pakolaiset by Minna Lindgren. Genre: Prose.

Mistero a Villa del Lieto Tramonto. Sonzogno, 2015. Original title: Kuolema Ehtoolehdossa by Minna Lindgren. Genre: Prose.

Un nemico per Amico. Feltrinelli Kids, 2015. Original title: Viikinkisolmu by Roope Lipasti . Genre: Literature for children and young people.

Crudeli Omicidi in una Notte d'Estate. Newton Compton , 2014. Original title: Ilta on julma by Karo Hämälainen. Genre: Prose.

Nymphs. Sperling&Kupfer, 2013. Original title: Nymphs by Sari Luhtanen, Miikko Oikkonen. Genre: Prose.

La Promessa del Plenilunio. Garzanti , 2013. Original title: Raja by Riikka Pulkkinen. Genre: Prose.

L'Arabia Saudita: uno stato islamico contro le donne e i diritti. Castelvecchio Editore, 2016. Original title: Saudi-Arabian toiset kasvot by Liisa Liimatainen. Genre: Drama.

Architetture dell’azzardo,Progettare il gioco, costruire la dipendenza. Sossella Editore, 2015. Original title: Addiction by Design by Natasha Dow Schüll . Genre: Drama. Translation from English

Fingerpori. Internazionale, from 2015. Original title: Fingerpori by Pertti Jarla. Genre: Comics. Weekly publication since 1.3. 2015

Cosmografie. Racconti scelti. Ed. Bagarre, 2018. Original title: Mielen Antologia. Valikoidut novellit by Tommi Musturi. Genre: Comics.

All'incrocio delle quattro strade . Ets Edizioni, 2018. Original title: Neljäntienristeys by Tommi Kinnunen . Genre: Prose. upcoming book

Now translating

Rissanen M., Tahvanainen J. , Kuohuvaa Historiaa



Päivitetty: 13.7.2018