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Translating Sex

Natasha Wimmer & Ollie Brock

‘I won’t say that the mood of a scene doesn’t affect me, but I’m not the translating equivalent of a Method actor.’

Natasha Wimmer

Natasha Wimmer translates from the Spanish. Her translations include Roberto Bolaño’s 2666, The Savage DetectivesAntwerp and Between Parentheses and Mario Vargas Llosa’s The Way to ParadiseThe Language of Passion and Letters to a Young Novelist. She is currently translating a collection of Bolaño’s essays and will translate his novel The Third Reich

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Ollie Brock

Ollie Brock is a translator and former Online Editor at Granta.

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