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Fionn Petch Translator Interview

Book Blast interviews award-winning translator Fionn Petch Fionn Petch, tell us a little bit about yourself. I grew up in Scotland but left age sixteen and never really made it back. I lived in Mexico […]

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Ros Schwartz Translator Interview

BookBlast interview with translator Ros Schwartz Ros Schwartz, tell us a little bit about yourself. I dropped out of university in the early 1970s and ran away to Paris where I spent eight years soaking […]

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Julian Evans Translator Interview

Book Blast interview with Julian Evans, translator Julian Evans, tell us a little bit about yourself. I spent half my childhood in eastern Australia, on the edge of the Coral Sea, where I went to […]

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Frank Wynne Translator Interview

Book Blast interviews Frank Wynne, award-winning translator Frank Wynne, tell us a little bit about yourself. I was born in Sligo, Ireland and while I was a good student, and a precociously gifted musician, I […]

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Jamie Bulloch Translator Interview

Jamie Bulloch is an historian, and has worked as a professional translator from German since 2001. His translations include books by Paulus Hochgatterer, Alissa Walser, Timur Vermes, Friedrich Christian Delius and Linda Stift. Jamie won […]

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Samantha Schnee Translator Interview

Book Blast interviews Samantha Schnee, translator Samantha Schnee, tell us a little bit about yourself. I was born in Scotland and moved to the US with my family at the age of four. We lived […]

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Nicky Harman Translator Interview

Book Blast translator interview with Nicky Harman Nicky Harman, tell us a little bit about yourself. I’m based in Weymouth and in London. I go to China every year on visits. I speak and read […]

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Siân Williams Translator Interview

Book Blast interview with Siân Williams, translator Siân Williams, tell us a little bit about yourself. I’m a translator and the founder of The Children’s Bookshow, a national tour of writers and illustrators of children’s […]

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Peter Bush Translator Interview

Peter Bush, a translator of works from Catalan, French, Spanish and Portuguese to English, has received numerous awards including the 2009 Calouste Gulbenkian Portuguese Translation Prize for his translation of Equator by Miguel Sousa Tavares; […]