Carolina Fung Feng
CAROLINA FUNG FENG specializes in Spanish translations, and is a copy editor well-versed in The Chicago Manual of Style, having copy edited many of 2Leaf Press’ titles. She graduated in 2013 from Hunter College (CUNY) with a BA in Spanish-English translation and interpretation, and English Language Arts. She also holds Cambridge CELTA certification, and is passionate about teaching and empowering the community through education. She was born and raised in Costa Rica to Chinese parents, and has been living in New York City since her early teens. She grew up speaking Spanish and Cantonese Chinese before she learned English, and has been studying Japanese and Mandarin since her college years. Her interest in linguistics led her to the study of translation, with a particular emphasis on legal translation. ¡Hey Yo! ¡Yo Soy! 40 Years of Nuyorican Street Poetry. (2Leaf Press, 2012) was her first literary translation. Fung Feng currently teaches ESL to adult immigrants.