TWS Alumna Long-Listed to Man Booker International Prize

Monday, April 11, 2016


Congratulations to TWS alumna Jessica Moore ('96)!

Her translation, Mend the Living by Maylis de Kerangal has made it onto the long list of the Man Booker International Prize. This is an annual literacy award given to the authors and translators.

Jessica is the Ontario Vice President of the Literary Translators' Association of Canada, author, translator and singer-songwriter. She has an M.A. in Translation Studies from Concordia University and a B.A. in English and French from University of King's College.

Read more about her in this Toronto Star article...