Emily Jeremiah lectures in German at Royal Holloway. She is the author of Troubling Maternity, and of fiction, articles and reviews. In 2008, she was awarded joint third prize in The Times Stephen Spender poetry translation competition. Her translations of poems by Eeva-Liisa Manner were published by Waterloo Press as Bright, Dusky, Bright in 2009. She lives in London.
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