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Jeffrey Zuckerman

Jeffrey Zuckerman is a translator of French, including books by the artists Jean-Michel Basquiat and the Dardenne brothers, the queer writers Jean Genet and Hervé Guibert, and the Mauritian novelists Ananda Devi, Shenaz Patel and Carl de Souza. In 2020, he was named a Chevalier in the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the French government. He was born in 1987 and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, and now lives in New York City.

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