Writing and Language Services

Translating and Interpreting, Portuguese-English

For over 15 years Jen has worked as a translator and interpreter for individuals and businesses in the travel, academic, and entertainment industries in the U.S. and Brazil. Clients include Vice, The Huffington Post,  Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj, The Sex Workers Project, and N.A.C.L.A., among others.

Jen is a certified member of the United States National Language Service Corps.

Jen has also worked extensively in post-production, translating, transcribing and subtitling for Vice, Google Video, and for acclaimed activist filmmakers such as Mary Olive Smith (Flying Pup Productions.), Iara Lee (Caipirinha Productions.), and Rory Kennedy (Moxie Firecracker Films).

Copywriting, Editing, Consulting and Ghostwriting

Jen Nascimento has recently joined the marketing and promotion team for MundosMusic, NYC's newest world music label. Her duties include writing copy for social media, and other press literature.


Jen was an early and avid reader and writer, and majored in English at Wesleyan University (2001). Since then she has freelanced in publishing, ghostwriting, copywriting and editing.

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