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Deirdre Anne Durrance-Lim Edit Profile

Interpreter , translator

Deirdre Anne Durrance-Lim, Lebanese Interpreter, translator. Avocations: tennis, golf, acting. F C.

Background

Durrance-Lim, Deirdre Anne was born on October 3, 1962 in Beirut, Lebanon. Came to the United States, 1992. Daughter of Thomas Drake and Bonnie Claire (Howells) Durrance.

Education

Bachelor cum laude, University Utah, 1982. Postgraduate, University Utah, 1984. Master of Arts, Monterey Institute International Study, 1986.

Career

Journalist, translator Press Agency, Brussels, 1986-1987. Senior writer The Seoul Olympian, 1987-1988. Senior editor, translator Le Courrier de la Coree, Korea Herald Inc., 1989-1990.

Free-lance interpreter Federal Gvot. Canada, Montreal, 1991-1992. Special contractor, translator United States Information Agency, since 1992.

Adjunct professor Graduate School Interpretation and Translation, Hankuk University Foreign Studies, Seoul, 1987-1991. Freelance interpreter throughout Asia-Pacific region. High-level conference interpreter, including International Monetary Fund, World.

Bank, State Department French Embassy, since 1992.

Achievements

  • Avocations: tennis, golf, acting. F C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Translator: (United States Information Agency documentary) The Death of Sarajevo, since 1993.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, golf, acting.

Connections

Married Suk-Ku Lim, December 23, 1989.

father:
Thomas Drake Durrance

mother:
Bonnie Claire (Howells) Durrance

spouse:
Suk-Ku Lim