I am an award-winning French-English translator, translation research consultant and freelance writer.

My background and qualifications in media and marketing inform my commercial translation work, and I also work on literary and academic texts, thanks to ten years working in academia. Please explore my website to find out more about my translation specialisms and writing experience, or get in touch if you would like to commission a translation or consultancy work.

I also have extensive teaching experience and am available for translation masterclasses and private tuition in French and translation. Please drop me a line if you have any queries.

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“Georgina Collins’ translations of Mame Seck Mbacké were precise and thoughtful, conveying the full complexity of this modernist and multi-layered poet, and giving voice to a poet and a poetics we would not otherwise have access to.” Sasha Dugdale, MPT Editor 2013-17, renowned poet, playwright and translator

Modern Poetry in Translation

“Georgina a fait une traduction fantastique pour un essai de poésie très complexe et moderne. Je la recommande vivement et dès que l’occasion se présentera je travaillerai à nouveau avec elle. Elle est une excellente ressource, judicieuse et très bien informée avec une grande sensibilité littéraire.”

“Georgina did a fantastic translation for a very complex and modern poetry-essay. I would warmly recommend her and will absolutely work with her again. She is great resource; insightful and very knowledgeable with a great literary sensibility.” Joachim Hamou, Film Director and Editor, Paraguay Press


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