Katrin Pieper

Katrin Pieper studied Translation at Leipzig University and specialised in audiovisual translation. After her graduation, she started working as a subtitler of operas, documentaries and films in Halle, before moving to Berlin where she continued her career managing subtitling and voice-over-projects for MTV Networks, among others. In 2011, she moved to Portugal, where since then she has been working as a freelance subtitler, translator and German Teacher at Faculty of Arts and Humanities at Coimbra University. She is currently working on her PHD thesis about censorship and subtitling during the dictatorship in Portugal.