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Fiction, Non-Fiction, UK English

Experienced literary translator from Swedish and Finland-Swedish. Editor and reviewer.

Studied Swedish at Cambridge University and University College London (PhD 1985) with shorter periods at the Swedish universities of Uppsala and Växjö. Active as a freelance literary translator since 1987 with many full-length published works to her name. Served on the committees of SELTA and the Translators Association. Editor of the journal Swedish Book Review 2003-15. Twice winner of the George Bernard Shaw Prize. Awarded the Swedish Academy Translation Prize 2008 and the Royal Order of the Polar Star 2014. A director of Norvik Press since 2011.