List of Translators



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Jennifer Russell

jnnrussell2@gmail.com

Translator from the Danish/Norwegian/Swedish to English. Literature and arts.

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Ellie Moriarty

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Adrienne Alair

aealair@gmail.com

Translator of Danish, Swedish, and Norwegian into English.

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Jennifer Alexander

jennifer@florescer.co.uk

Translator of Danish and Portuguese to English. MA (Hons) Scandinavian Studies with EU Studies from University of Edinburgh, DipTrans, DPSI. Member of CIoL. Based near Edinburgh, UK.

www.florescer.co.uk

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Sharon E. Rhodes

rhodes.sharon.e@gmail.com

Sharon E. Rhodes is a Danish translator currently based in Rochester, New York. She loves to play with words and has been doing so professionally since 2011.

https://www.serhodes.com

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Edward Jordan Barger

edjbarger@gmail.com

Translator of Norwegian, Danish and French. Currently working on Sigbjørn Obstfelder and Yahya Hassan.

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Nielsine Nielsen

Literary translator DA⇄EN. MSc in Translation Studies (Edinburgh University). Future podcaster.

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Rob Myatt

robmyatt.trans@gmail.com

Nearly a decade of experience in the translation industry. Shortlisted for John Dryden Prize 2021. Translations published in Your Impossible Voice, Turkoslavia. Collaborations with Turbine, V&Q, Hanser, Lenos and more.

polyglotliterature.co.uk/

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Steven Sampson

stevensampsondk@gmail.com

American Ph.D. in Social Anthropology, long-term resident in DK, translation, editing, rewriting academic and non-fiction, incl. literary texts and project applications. Member DOF.

https://danskforfatterforening.dk/steven-sampson-4801/

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John Irons

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Barbara Haveland

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Larry Morlan

larry.af.danmark@gmail.com

Larry has extensive experience as a translator, technical writer, communications specialist and technical editor.

about.me/larrymorlan

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Matthew Travers

I am a writer & translator based in Aarhus, Denmark. My translations of Inger Christensen, Caspar Eric, Peter Laugesen, Rudolf Broby Johansen & Glenn Bech have featured in small presses worldwide. Like working with daring, experimental literature.

https://www.everythingislemonade.com/

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Gaye Kynoch

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Mark Mussari

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William Frost

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Tiina Nunnally

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John Mason

mail@manuscripts.dk

Translator of quality academic or literary texts. 25 years experience. Selected for Oxford Poets 2004, nominated for the Impac Prize 2008. Has published poetry and academic articles. Member of Society of Authors, Dansk Forfatterforening etc.

www.manuscripts.dk

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Anna Halager

anna.halager@gmail.com

Anna is a Danish-British translator of Danish, and Norwegian, literature into English. She is bilingual and was educated in Denmark, England and Wales. Interests: Contemporary prose, etc. see below.

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Martin Aitken

thezoo@mail.dk

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K.E. Semmel

K.E. Semmel has translated more than 15 books from Danish, including, most recently, Mathilde Walter Clark's Lone Star (with Martin Aitken). He's a 2016 NEA Translation Fellow for his translation of Simon Fruelund's The World and Varvara.

www.kesemmel.com/

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Sherilyn Hellberg

sherilynhellberg@gmail.com

Sherilyn Hellberg is a writer and literary translator. She has published translations from the Danish of Jonas Eika, Ida Marie Hede, Olga Ravn, Tove Ditlevsen, and Johanne Bille, among others.

sherilynhellberg.com

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Miranda Nicholas-Zaar

Miranda@mintted.net

Translator | Proofreader | Editor

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Madelaine Gnewski

madelainegnewski@gmail.com

Writer, linguist & translator (DK, SE, NO > ENG) based in Copenhagen, Denmark.

www.madelainegnewski.com

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Megan Turney

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Tam McTurk

tammcturk@citadel.scot

Full-time translator (DK, NO, SW > ENG) for 25 years. Specialist in non-fiction (50+ publications) but game for anything. Member of Translators Association & Dansk Oversætterforbund. CV, list of publications and references available on request.

www.citadel.scot

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Nina Sokol

ninasokol45@gmail.com

I translate both classical and contemporary Danish literature, ranging from H.C.Andersen to Bjørn Rasmussen, including plays, poetry and novels but I have also translated numerous other forms of non-fictional text.

www.transatlantictranslations45.com/440267065

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Billy OShea

billy@oshea.dk

Billy O'Shea is a writer and translator who has lived in Copenhagen for more than thirty years.

www.oshea.dk

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Phillip Shiels

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Claudia Comyn

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Troy Wellington Smith

Troy Wellington Smith is a PhD student in Scandinavian at UC Berkeley, where he co-organizes the Translation Studies Working Group. He translates texts from his area of academic interest, i.e., the Danish Golden Age.

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Hazel Evans

hazelevans9@gmail.com

Writing in Danish and English (UK), translating from the former to the latter.

hzlvns.com

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Terry Dunne

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Mary McGovern

marymcgovern2000@gmail.com

Mary McGovern translates primarily the works of the Danish writer Martinus (1890-1981) into English for The Martinus Institute, Denmark. Studied the science of translation and lexicography at The University of Copenhagen 1994-96.

www.martinus.dk

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Katrine Øgaard Jensen

katrine.ogaard@gmail.com

Translator of poetry and literary fiction. Recipient of the Danish Arts Foundation’s Young Artistic Elite Fellowship as well as the National Translation Award in Poetry for her English translation of Ursula Andkjær Olsen’s Third-Millennium Heart.

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Mark Gallacher

mg@crystal-clear.dk

Mark is a Scottish writer and translator who lives in Denmark with his wife and two sons. Became a Danish citizen in 2019. Widely published. Runner-up Wigtown Poetry Prize 2021 – one of the UK's best established poetry prizes.

https://markgallacher.tumblr.com/

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Fiona Harris

Fiona has 30 years' experience as an English translator of Danish and Norwegian. She has a diploma from Copenhagen Business School, a BA in Scandinavian Studies, UCL, and an MA (cum laude) in Norwegian Translation, Surrey University.

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Sinéad Quirke Køngerskov

s@folkvangengelsk.com

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Jenifer Lloyd

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Caroline Waight

carolinewaight@gmail.com

Award-winning literary translator working from Danish and German.

www.carolinewaight.com

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Lin Falk van Rooyen

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Ed Jefferson

edjeffersontr@gmail.com

Translator of Danish/Swedish/Norwegian to English

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Hunter Simpson

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Solvej Todd

solvejst@hotmail.com

Solvej translates from Danish to English.

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Jessica Aue

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Christian Hoffman

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Lise Kildegaard

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Ian Giles

ian@gilestranslation.com

Specialising in samples of Danish crime, thrillers and suspense, as well as non-fiction.

gilestranslation.com

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Paul Russell Garrett

Paul translates a range of genres, including literary fiction, children's books, poetry, YA and plays.

paulrussellgarrett.com

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Michael Goldman

hammerandhorn@gmail.com

Widely published translator of poetry and prose. Authors include Benny Andersen, Cecil Bødker, Tove Ditlevsen, Knud Sørensen, Knud Sønderby, and others.

hammerandhorn.net

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Misha Hoekstra

mishap13@gmail.com

Literary translator (DK –> US) & songwriter, bemused & curious

minkahoist.com

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Ellen Kythor

DELT Founder.

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Bride Baker

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Becky Waterton

beckywaterton@gmail.com

Becky graduated from German & Scandinavian Studies at the University of Edinburgh in 2017 with a Distinction in Spoken Danish. She works at a newspaper translating Swedish and Danish news to English, and translates fiction and non-fiction freelance.