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Sofia Lewis

Freelance Writer and Translator

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Freelance writer, translator and Italian and Spanish Graduate (1st Class Hons) from University of Bristol.

Please find below a small sample of my journalistic, content marketing and copywriting pieces.

What it's like to be a recent graduate during the coronavirus pandemic

"Stood in my mortarboard hat, my heart was swelling with pride. It's true what they say about graduation feeling like a rollercoaster of emotions: after months spent slogging away, I finally had something to show for all my hard work, before being plunged into adulthood.

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Why now is the time for recent grads to start freelancing

Sofia Lewis became a freelancer not long after graduating, and shares her tips about why now may be the best time to consider a freelance career. Go to university, get a degree, find a good entry-level job. It's a path that most grads, including myself, have long felt compelled to follow.

Why Drag Race UK proves that subtitling needs a makeover | VoiceBox

From misinterpreting drag terminology to butchering the UK's regional accents, Drag Race UK proves that the subtitling industry is in desperate need of a makeover. This year, RuPaul's Drag Race celebrated its 10 th anniversary. Back in 2009, few could have predicted the show's stratospheric global success - but its evolution from cult favourite to cultural phenomenon has defined the past decade.

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Best Street Food Tour for a Taste of True Palermo | Butera 28 Apartments

A year has passed since Palermo was inaugurated as Italian Capital of Culture 2018 and played host to Manifesta 12, the internationally-acclaimed contemporary art festival ­- and yet the influx of visitors, continuously i nspired by the plethora of cultural events and activities Palermo has to offer, has showed no signs of dwindling.

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5 must-visit European destinations inspired by fall

Summer dresses swapped for sweaters. Post-work cocktails al fresco traded for Netflix marathons curled up on the sofa. Invites to October parties with an obligatory fancy-dress theme slowly piling up in your inbox... You've guessed it: Autumn has well and truly arrived.

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How international fashion brand Zara became a localisation leader | Wolfestone Translation

Fashion is an inherently global industry. From Milan to Paris to Tokyo, trends can transcend borders - and luxury international fashion brands have always been the pioneers of global fashion movements. But the rise of fast fashion culture (meaning cheap, rapidly-produced clothing that meets global demand for acquiring the latest looks) has made it easier and more accessible than ever for style-savvy shoppers to keep up with new trends.

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How Twitter is changing the way we use language | Wolfestone Translation

The world of social media companies is an increasingly cut-throat one. Over the last fifteen years, we witnessed the incredible rise and fall of pioneering social networking platforms like MySpace and Bebo, the former of which went from being the most visited social network between 2005 and 2008, to being on the receiving end of countless articles entitled: "Is MySpace Dead?

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Flights and Films

After 4 months of working in ufficio, it was incredible to see the 28th edition of Trieste Film Festival finally come together. Apart from a few panicked phone calls asking me to administer some emergency translation, the (very welcome) arrival of fifty new volunteers for the duration of the Festival meant I was able to take a bit of a back...

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