Elio Cimmaruta

MA in English Language and Literature
Naples, Italy

About Elio


June - July 2015 Professional Training Course in Teaching Italian as a Foreign Language to Adult, held at Italian Cultural Institute, London, 39 Belgrave Square SW1X 8NX, United Kingdom. 2012 - 2015 MA English Language and Literature - Literary Translation (English) at L'Orientale University, Naples, Italy

2008 - 2011 BA Mediation through Languages and Cultures (English - German) at L'Orientale University, Naples, Italy

2003 - 2008 Classical Studies at Liceo Classico F. Durante, Frattamaggiore, Naples, Italy


English, German, Italian

I'm passionate about

Reading classics and modern literature in English language. Also like Japanese culture and literature.

Talk to me about

Reading classics, English language and culture, Japanese modern literature, and things concerning the world of books in general.

People don't know I'm good at

Listening to others: I can patiently listen to others and give them advices. I am also good at writing, organizing plans of work in order to respect deadlines, and correcting translation errors.

My TED story

I have been introduced to the world of TED by my English language teacher. I hope to find many interesting video that I can watch, and perhaps also translate. Nonetheless, I also hope to be able to offer good corrections and revisions of Italian translations of many videos in streaming on TED website.