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educator , Interpreter

Risa Bernstein Sodi, American educator, interpreter. Certified simultaneous and consecutive interpretation. Member Modern Language Association, American Association Italian Studies, American Association University Supervisors, Coordinators and Directors Language Programs, Association Jewish Studies.

Background

Sodi, Risa Bernstein was born on November 4, 1957 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Daughter of Simon and Muriel Lorna Bernstein.

Education

Bachelor, Smith College, 1980. Master of Arts, University Massachusetts, 1988. Master of Arts, Yale University, 1994.

Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1996.

Career

Simultaneous interpreter, Florence, Italy, 1980-1984. Editor, grants coordinator University Massachusetts, Amherst, 1985-1988. Visiting instructor Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, 1993-1994.

Senior lector, Italian Language Pgm. Director Yale University, New Haven, since 1997. Adjunct professor Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, 1997.

Achievements

  • Certified simultaneous and consecutive interpretation.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: A Dante of Our Time: Primo Levi and Auschwitz, 1990. Editor: Peterson's Guide to Grants for Graduate Students, 1990, Peterson's Guide to Postdoctoral Grants and Fellowships, 1992

    • also articles.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, American Association Italian Studies, American Association University Supervisors, Coordinators and Directors Language Programs, Association Jewish Studies.

Connections

Married Stefano Alessandro Sodi, December 22, 1978. Children: David Simon, Alexander Ottavio.

father:
Simon Bernstein

mother:
Muriel Lorna Bernstein

spouse:
Stefano Alessandro Sodi

children:
David Simon Sodi

Alexander Ottavio Sodi