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Based in New York City, Aya Safiya is a native speaker of both English and Japanese and works as a subtitler, translation editor, translator, transcriber, and interpreter. She specializes in general conversation, folklore, history, food & drink, and esoteric practices such as metaphysics (fortune telling).

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 A native speaker of both English and Japanese, Aya Safiya provides interpreting, translation, translation editing/proofreading, transcription, voiceover, and subtitling between the two languages. She specializes in general conversation, folklore, history, food & drink, and esoteric practices such as metaphysics (fortune telling). In addition Aya teaches beginning and intermediate Japanese to English speakers. She focuses her lessons on how to speak Japanese like a native Japanese speaker, so that a student can go to Japan and converse normally in practical everyday life.

あや・サフィアは日英バイリンガルです。アメリカで生まれ育ち、中学まで年に一度日本の学校で体験入学をし、小学校から高校までサンフランシスコ日本語補習校に通いました。通訳、翻訳、翻訳の編集、転記、字幕の仕事を行っており、専門は一般会話、飲食、歴史、神話、形而上学、特に風水、子平八字、四柱推命、算命、易、占星、タロットです。