Nil Deniz Cidanli

Languages

Mother tongue

Turkish

Translates from

Finnish

Translates to

Turkish

Other language skills

English, Estonian

Education

Academic degree

BA, University of Tallinn, 2014 (Liberal Arts in Humanities/Comparative Literature and Philosophy)
Exchange, University of Helsinki, 2015 (Finnish Literature and Classical Philosophy)
Exchange, University of Lisbon, 2016 (Humanities)
Avoinyliopisto, Helsingin Avoinyliopisto, 2011 (World Film History, History of Finland)

Additional subject-specific studies

Trainings&Internships

Contemporary Finnish Literature course, Helsinki University, 2014, Final paper: "Gender Issues on Contemporary Finnish Children's literature"

Cross-cultural education Internship, AISEC&EVS Finland (Global.me) - Teacher trainee at 4 high schools in Oulu, 2011

Finnish-Turkish translator workshop 1, FILI, Helsinki, 2017

Finnish-Turkish translator workshop 2, FILI, Istanbul,  2018

Children and YA Literature translator’s training, FILI, 2018

Research interests: Contemporary Finnish children's and YA literature

Cross-cultural education (language teaching to immigrants)

Translations

Interests and specialisation

Literature for children and young people

List of translations

Gece Kitabı. Sedir Yayınevi, 2015. Original title: Yökirja by Mauri Kunnas. Genre: Children’s picture books.

Eğlenceli Tekerlekler. Sedir Yayınevi, 2015. Original title: Hurjan Hauska Autokirja by Mauri Kunnas. Genre: Children’s picture books.

Tatu ve Patu Süper Kahramanlar. Pogo Çocuk, 2019. Original title: Tatu ja Patu Supersankareina by Aino Havukainen. Genre: Children’s picture books.

Tatu ve Patu'nun Çağlar Boyu Tuhaf Buluşları. Pogo Çocuk, 2019. Original title: Tatun ja Patun Kummat Keksinnöt Kautta Aikojen by Aino Havukainen. Genre: Children’s picture books.

Tatu ve Patu'nun Garip Aletleri. Pogo Çocuk, 2019. Original title: Tatun ja Patun Oudot Kojeet by Aino Havukainen. Genre: Children’s picture books.

Vahşi Ev. Ayrıntı, 2020. Original title: Villitalo by Siri Kolu. Genre: Literature for children and young people. Publish ready

Hello Ruby. Motto Publishing, 2020. Original title: Hello Ruby (2 books) by Linda Liukas. Genre: Non-fiction. Publish ready

MUR. Epsilon, 2019. Original title: Mur eli Karhu by Kaisa Happonen. Genre: Children’s picture books. Publish ready

Unuttuğum zaman. looking for a publisher, 2018. Original title: Että Hän Muistaisi Saman by Elina Hirvonen. Genre: Prose. Publish ready

Now translating

Kiepaus by Vuokko Hurme, Kepler 62 Kaksi Heimoa by Timo Parvela



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Uppdaterad: 30.3.2020